ERIC Number: ED174841
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Tractor Mechanic--Student Material. Competency Based Education Curriculum.
McCann, Edward W.
Developed to assist vocational agricultural mechanics students in learning to be tractor mechanics, this curriculum guide contains all the student competency sheets which comprise this competency-based curriculum. These competency sheets are categorized under sixteen instructional units. The first two units cover employment opportunities and general skills. The remaining fourteen units include the job competencies involved in servicing and maintaining the following elements: storage battery; ignition circuit; cooling systems; charging circuit; starting circuit; gasoline fuel system; diesel fuel system; basic engines; lubrication system; clutches; hydraulics; powertrain; differentials; and final drive. Each competency sheet provides a performance objective, performance guide, learning activities, supplemental reading, and criterion evaluation. (BM)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: West Virginia State Dept. of Education, Charleston. Bureau of Vocational, Technical, and Adult Education.
Authoring Institution: Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State Univ., Blacksburg.; West Virginia State Vocational Curriculum Lab., Cedar Lakes.
Note: For a related document see CE 022 481