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ERIC Number: ED243656
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Apr
Pages: 259
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
Water Purification, Distribution and Sewage Disposal. Appropriate Technologies for Development. Reprint R-29.
This document, designed to serve as a training manual for technical instructors and as a field resource reference for Peace Corps volunteers, consists of nine units. Unit topics focus on: (1) water supply sources; (2) water treatment; (3) planning water distribution systems; (4) characteristics of an adequate system; (5) construction techniques; (6) operation and maintenance of a distribution and treatment system; (7) scope of disposal system projects in host communities; (8) the privy method of excreta design for a village; and (9) water carried sewage systems construction and maintenance. Each unit includes: an overview (statement summarizing significance of material to follow and points requiring special emphasis); an objective (definition of goal to be achieved); lists of tasks (steps followed to accomplish objectives), functional skills (knowledge skills needed to perform tasks), terminal performance tests; content information describing the knowledge and skills needed to perform tasks correctly; and lesson plans. (JN)
Peace Corps, Information Collection & Exchange, Office of Programming and Training, 806 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20526.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: Peace Corps, Washington, DC. Information Collection and Exchange Div.
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Peace Corps; Water Distribution
Note: Prepared by Volunteers for International Technical Assistance, Inc.