ERIC Number: ED107984
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
An Analysis of the Telecommunications Occupation.
Pfleghaar, John A.; 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 telecommunications occupation. The telecommunications job cluster includes such areas as the telephone, two-way radio, cable TV, data transfer, teletype, and other allied fields. The document opens with a brief introduction followed by a job description. The bulk of the document is presented in table form. Seven duties are broken down into a number of tasks and for each task a table is presented, showing: tools, equipment, materials, objects acted upon; performance knowledge; safety--hazard; science; math--number systems; and communications. The duties include: install framework; mount equipment and apparatus; run cables and connect wires; perform basic tests on equipment; perform complex tests; troubleshoot equipment; and perform maintenance, modification, and repair of equipment. (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 004 160-196, CE 004 198-206, CE 004 263-268, and CE 004 425-427