ERIC Number: ED362652
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
General Mechanical Repair 2. Minor Automotive Maintenance, Small Engine [Repair, and] Welding. Curriculum Guide.
This curriculum guide provides materials for teachers to use in developing a 1-year course in general mechanical repair as part of the trade and industrial education curriculum. The guide contains the following: (1) essential elements common to all trade and industrial courses; (2) an instructional delivery outline (teaching sequence) for the course, containing the various sections, units, and topics of instruction; listing the essential elements covered in each topic; identifying instructional materials; and recommending hours of instruction for each unit of instruction; (3) objectives for each unit and the specific objectives to be met upon completion of each topic; (4) suggested resources; and (5) an appendix--modification techniques for special populations. The course is divided into four basic sections of instructional materials. The first section covers the common essential elements for trade and industrial elements; the remaining sections cover minor automotive maintenance, small engine repair, and welding. Extensive matrices link lesson plan topics with mathematics, science, language arts, social studies, and Texas curriculum objectives. (KC)
Descriptors: Academic Education, Auto Mechanics, Behavioral Objectives, Competence, Competency Based Education, Course Content, Educational Resources, High Schools, Integrated Curriculum, Interdisciplinary Approach, Lesson Plans, Mainstreaming, Mechanics (Process), Repair, Small Engine Mechanics, Special Education, State Curriculum Guides, Teaching Methods, Trade and Industrial Education, Vocational Education
Educational Development and Training Center, East Texas State University, Commerce, TX 75429 (order no. TI-126-CG: $8).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin.
Authoring Institution: East Texas State Univ., Commerce. Educational Development and Training Center.
Note: For related documents, see ED 349 379-381.