ERIC Number: ED183901
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-May
Reference Count: N/A
Military Curricula for Vocational and Technical Education. Traffic Management and Accident Investigation, 17-8.
Air Force, Washington, DC.; Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.
This teaching guide and student workbook for a postsecondary level course in traffic management and accident investigation 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 132-hour course is to expose students to the development of vehicle codes and traffic flow plans, analyses of traffic trends and accident causes, planning/conducting traffic accident investigations, and application of procedures in preparing and maintaining traffic reports and records. The plan of instruction, which suggests a number of hours of class time devoted to each course objective, is based on the following outline: Traffic Law Enforcement (44 hours), Traffic Accident Investigation (72 hours), Traffic Control (13 hours), and Measurement and Critique (3 hours). The teaching guide contains topic outlines for each class presentation along with behavioral objectives and notes on student evaluation. Contents of the student workbook include objectives, procedures, study assignments, and work assignment questions. Several films and slide tape series are suggesed with the note that instructors may obtain them from an Air Force library or substitute similar materials. (JT)
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: Air Force, Washington, DC.; Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.