ERIC Number: ED334374
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Standardized Curriculum for Automotive Body Repair.
Mississippi State Dept. of Education, Jackson. Office of Vocational, Technical and Adult Education.
Standardized curricula are provided for two courses for the secondary vocational education program in Mississippi: automotive body repair I and II. The nine units in automotive body repair I are as follows: introduction; related information; basic tool usage and safety; body and frame construction; basic sheet metal repair; preparing for refinishing; welding; fasteners and interior trim; and detailing. Automotive body repair II consists of eight units: safety (review and reinforcement); damage estimating; body and frame construction; welding; major metal repair; refinishing; hardware, glass, and trim; and detailing. Each unit consists of these components: objectives, with core/essential objectives indicated; suggested instructional practices; list of suggested resources; list of evaluation and suggested minimum performance standards, with core/essential objectives indicated; and performance record, with core/essential objectives indicated. A checklist for each course combining all unit performance standards into a single list is included. (YLB)
Descriptors: Auto Body Repairers, Auto Mechanics, Behavioral Objectives, Check Lists, Competency Based Education, Core Curriculum, Finishing, Hand Tools, Motor Vehicles, Painting (Industrial Arts), Repair, Safety, Secondary Education, Sheet Metal Work, State Curriculum Guides, State Standards, Student Evaluation, Trade and Industrial Education, Welding
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Mississippi State Dept. of Education, Jackson. Office of Vocational, Technical and Adult Education.
Note: For related documents, see CE 058 387-419.