ERIC Number: ED107960
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
An Analysis of the Drafting Occupation.
Plescia, George W.; And Others
The general purpose of the occupational analysis is to provide workable, basic information dealing with the many and varied duties performed in the drafting occupation. The document opens with a brief introduction followed by a job description. The bulk of the document is presented in table form. Twelve duties are broken down into a number of tasks and for each task a two-page table is presented, showing on the first page: tools, equipment, materials, objects acted upon; performance knowledge (related also to decisions, cues and errors); safety--hazard; and on the second page: science; math--number systems; and communications (performance modes, examples, and skills and concepts). The duties include: reproduction of drawings; maintaining and caring for tools and equipment; sketching objects; writing material list; drawing block diagrams, schematics, fasteners, details, and assemblies; laying out objects; checking drawings; and coordinating the drafting department. (BP)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Trade and Industrial Education Instructional Materials Lab.; Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Vocational Education.
Note: For related documents, see CE 004 160-172, CE 004 174-206, CE 004 263-268, and CE 004 425-427