ERIC Number: ED118731
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Instructional Guide for Autobody Repair.
Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State Univ., Blacksburg. Dept. of Education.; Virginia State Dept. of Education, Richmond. Div. of Vocational Education.
The curriculum guide was developed to serve as a statewide model for Virginia auto body repair programs. The guide is designed to 1,080 hours of instruction in eleven blocks: orientation, introduction, welding and cutting, techniques of shaping metal, body filler and fiberglass repairs, body and frame, removing and replacing damaged parts, basic automotive electricity, upholstery and glass, refinishing, and shop management. Each block presents outlined units of instruction, lecture subject matter, and activities, correlated to a list of instructional aids. The suggested instructional aids include materials such as films, filmstrips, books, pamphlets, manuals, and charts. A 50-page unit guide on automotive refinishing is appended and includes: suggested teaching methods, instructor's lesson plans, student information sheets, an assignment sheet, and tool specifications. (EC)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State Univ., Blacksburg. Dept. of Education.; Virginia State Dept. of Education, Richmond. Div. of Vocational Education.