ERIC Number: ED253715
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
V-TECS Guide for Auto Body Repair.
Gregory, Margaret R.; Benson, Robert T.
This curriculum guide consists of materials for teaching a course in auto body repair. Addressed in the individual units of the guide are the following topics: the nature and scope of auto body repair; safety; tools; auto body construction; simple metal straightening; welding; painting and refinishing; refinishing complete lacquer; refinishing complete enamel; detailing; body and frame alignment; welding frames and frame horns; repairing, replacing, adjusting, and installing trim and accessories; removing and installing glass; making cost estimates; and performing managerial duties and writing work orders. Each unit contains some or all of the following: series of duty and task lists, performance objectives, learning activities, lists of suggested resources, lists of tools and equipment to complete each individual task covered in the unit, and evaluation criteria. Appendixes to the guide contain a duty and task list, a series of definitions, a tool and equipment list, and a bibliography. (MN)
Descriptors: Administrators, Auto Body Repairers, Behavioral Objectives, Classroom Techniques, Cost Estimates, Equipment Utilization, Hand Tools, Learning Activities, Managerial Occupations, Metal Working, Painting (Industrial Arts), Safety, Secondary Education, State Curriculum Guides, Student Evaluation, Teaching Methods, Vocational Education, Welding
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia. Office of Vocational Education.