ERIC Number: ED111947
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974-May-1
Reference Count: 0
Electricity/Electronics. Career Education Guide.
Dependents Schools (DOD), Washington, DC. European Area.
The curriculum guide is designed to provide high school students with realistic training in electricity/electronics theory and practice and to prepare them for entry into an occupation or continuing postsecondary education. The learning modules are grouped into three areas: electrical technology, radio-television technology, and industrial electronics. All modules in the outline are keyed to Electronic Aids, Inc. materials programs and equipment. Each unit plan consists of a description of the area under consideration, estimated hours of instruction, behavioral objectives, a module outline, a list of useful curriculum materials and resources, laboratory activities, and laboratory materials. The electricity/electronics curriculum covers the following topics: consumer electricity, elements of electricity, electrical wiring and equipment skills, principles of electricity, lighting and alarm installation skills, electro-mechanical control systems, elements of fluid control systems, motor services skills, motor control skills, elements of electronics, basic electricity/electronics skills, principles of electronics, transistor fundamentals, transistor applications, transistor and logic skills, office machine repair skills, fundamentals of AM receivers, AM receiver skills, fundamentals of FM receivers, FM receiver skills, principles of television, integrated circuit design, and logic circuit design. The document concludes with a suggested facilities layout of an electronics/electricity laboratory and an equipment list. (BP)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Career Education, Course Descriptions, Curriculum Guides, Electric Circuits, Electrical Systems, Electricity, Electromechanical Technology, Electronics, Instructional Materials, Job Training, Laboratory Procedures, Learning Activities, Radio, Secondary Education, Television, Trade and Industrial Education, Transistors
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dependents Schools (DOD), Washington, DC. European Area.
Note: For related documents, see CE 004 659-660 and CE 004 662-669.; Materials referred to in the guide are available from Electronic Aids, Inc. (EA), c/o Mycom Media Corporation, 2175 Greenspring Dr., Timonium, Maryland 21093; Twelve wall charts supporting the guides are available from Directorate, United States Dependents Schools, European Area, Dept. of the Army. APO 0 9164 (Reference Wall Chart B, MAN 352-6, numbers 1-4)