ERIC Number: ED035751
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: N/A
Principles of Concrete, Instructor's Manual; Pilot Program Edition.
Portland Cement Association, Cleveland, OH.
This guide, prepared for a 2-year course in junior colleges and technical institutes, is designed to be a national program to train persons for employment as technicians in the cement and concrete industries. Included are 48 session outlines divided into four units of study. Each unit contains objectives, outline, related information, and illustrations. Unit 1 includes Introduction, Job Opportunities, History of Cement and Concrete Industries, and Uses of Concrete and Concrete Products. Unit 2 includes Materials for Concrete-Cement, Water, and Aggregates, Air-Entrained Concrete, Review and Mid-Term Exam (not supplied), and Materials for Concrete-Admixtures. Unit 3 covers Essentials of Concrete. Unit 4 includes Design of Concrete Mixtures, Batching and Mixing Concrete, and Review and Final Exam (not supplied). Each session includes the general objectives, performance objectives, introduction, overview of the session, session outline, related activities, tools and materials, presentation outline, teaching techniques, aids and devices, related information, and discussion questions. This guide and related documents (VT 010 139-VT 010 141 and VT 010 151-VT 010 152) are currently being field tested prior to revision and should be available in revised form by late 1972. (GR)
Descriptors: Cement Industry, Educational Programs, Instructional Materials, Pilot Projects, Postsecondary Education, Teaching Guides, Technical Education, Trade and Industrial Education
Portland Cement Association, 601 Rockwell Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44114
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
Authoring Institution: Portland Cement Association, Cleveland, OH.