ERIC Number: ED183835
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Military Curricula for Vocational & Technical Education. Fabric Repair Specialist, 18-1.
Army Quartermaster School, Ft. Lee, VA.; Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.
Designed to provide a knowledge of skills required to alter and repair individual clothing, textile, canvas, and webbed items, the materials include teaching guides, student workbooks, and texts. One of a number of military-developed curriculum packages selected for adaptation to vocational instruction and curriculum development in a civilian setting, the course is divided into nine subject areas covering 218 hours of instruction. Subject areas and number of lessons and total hours are as follows: (1) Inspecting, Marking, Classifying, Resizing (3 lessons, 3 hours), (2) Hand Sewing Clothing (1 lesson, 1 hour), (3) Clothing and Textile Repair, Sewing Machines (11 lessons, 18 hours), (4) Machine Sewing Clothing and Textiles (13 lessons, 46 hours), (5) Clothing and Textile Shop Operations (2 lessons, 14 hours, (6) Nomenclature, Inspection, Hand Repairs to Canvas (7 lessons, 24 hours), (7) Canvas Repair Sewing Machines (14 lessons, 30 hours), (8) Canvas Repair Shop Operations (1 lesson, 14 hours), and (9) Tailoring (12 lessons, 68 hours). Printed instructor materials include lesson plans with both objectives and text references. Practical and written exams for subject areas 6-8 listed above are also included. Student workbooks and texts include many drawings. Videotapes suggested under audiovisual aids are not included. (MEK)
Descriptors: Adult Vocational Education, Behavioral Objectives, Clothing Instruction, Course Descriptions, Curriculum Guides, Learning Activities, Needle Trades, Occupational Home Economics, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, Sewing Instruction, Sewing Machine Operators, Textiles Instruction, Workbooks
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Occupational and Adult Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Army Quartermaster School, Ft. Lee, VA.; Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.