ERIC Number: ED191987
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Military Curricula for Vocational & Technical Education. Metals Processing Specialist, Blocks III and IV, Classroom Course 13-6.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.; Chanute AFB Technical Training Center, IL.
These curriculum materials are the second section of a four-part, secondary-postsecondary-level course in metals processing. The course is one of a number of military-developed curriculum packages selected for adaptation to vocational instruction and curriculum development in a civilian setting. Block III, Introduction to Metallic Arc Welding, contains six lessons including fifty-eight hours of instruction: Principles of Operation and Maintenance of Arc Welding Machines, Identification and Selection of Electrodes, Stringer Beads and Building Up Worn Surfaces, Fillet Welds in the Flat and Horizontal Positions, Butt Joints of Carbon Steel Plate, and Butt Joints of Carbon Steel Sheet. Block IV, Special Metallic Arts and Resistance Welding Applications, contains six lessons covering fifty-eight hours of instruction: Fillet Welds in the Vertical Position, Fillet Welds in the Overhead Position, Pipe Joints, Heat and Corrosion Resistant Ferrous Alloys, Cast Iron, and Hard Surfacing, Cutting, and Resistance Welding. Instructor materials include a course chart, detailed lesson plans, and a plan of instruction containing the units of instruction, criterion objectives, and additional materials needed. Student materials include a study guide for each block that contains objectives, information, review exercises, and references for each lesson. Suggested audiovisuals are not provided. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.; Chanute AFB Technical Training Center, IL.