ERIC Number: ED334383
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Standardized Curriculum for Diesel Engine Mechanics.
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: diesel engine mechanics I and II. The eight units in diesel engine mechanics I are as follows: orientation; shop safety; basic shop tools; fasteners; measurement; engine operating principles; engine components; and basic auxiliary systems. Diesel engine mechanics II consists of seven units: orientation; advanced auxiliary systems; fuel systems; electrical systems; engine performance; hydraulics; and power trains. 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 Mechanics, Behavioral Objectives, Check Lists, Competency Based Education, Core Curriculum, Diesel Engines, Electrical Systems, Equipment, Fuels, Hand Tools, Hydraulics, Measurement, Motor Vehicles, Safety, Secondary Education, State Curriculum Guides, State Standards, Student Evaluation, Trade and Industrial Education
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.
Identifiers: Fuel Systems; Mississippi; Power Trains
Note: For related documents, see CE 058 387-419.