ERIC Number: ED183822
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Military Curricula for Vocational & Technical Education. Light Frame Construction II.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.; Naval Construction Training Center, Port Hueneme, CA.
This training manual for a secondary-postsecondary level course in light frame construction II is one of a number of military-developed curriculum packages selected for adaptation to vocational instruction and curriculum development in a civilian setting. Purpose stated for the fifty-five hour course is for students to interpret construction drawings for the layout of wood frame members for service-type stairs and all types of rafters and to set up, operate, and perform operator's maintenance on trailer-mounted saws. Course prerequisites are Applied Builder Mathematics and Light Frame Construction I (see Note). The outline of instruction, which suggests number of hours of classroom instruction and shop devoted to each course objective, is based on the following outline: trailer mounted saws, roof framing plan, common rafters, hip and valley rafters, hip and valley jacks, roof truss construction, stair construction, and course summarization. The instructor guide lists objectives, texts, references, tools, equipment, materials, training aids, and training aid equipment. Lesson plans for each section contain instructional materials, objectives, criterion tests, homework, and instructor and student activities. Job sheets for use as student handouts include references, tools and equipment, and procedures for performing the tasks. Required chapters from a recommended text are provided. A second text, commercial references, films, and transparencies are suggested. (YLB)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Building Trades, Construction (Process), Course Descriptions, Criterion Referenced Tests, Curriculum Guides, Equipment Maintenance, Equipment Utilization, High Schools, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Machine Repairers, Postsecondary Education, Repair, Secondary Education, Teaching Guides, Trade and Industrial Education, Woodworking
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Occupational and Adult Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.; Naval Construction Training Center, Port Hueneme, CA.