ERIC Number: ED192086
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
Nuclear Technology Series. Course l: Radiation Physics.
Technical Education Research Center, Waco, TX.
This technical specialty course is one of thirty-five courses designed for use by two-year postsecondary institutions in five nuclear technician curriculum areas: (1) radiation protection technician, (2) nuclear instrumentation and control technician, (3) nuclear materials processing technician, (4) nuclear quality-assurance/quality-control technician, and (5) nuclear reactor (plant) operator trainee. This course, Radiation Physics, contains six modules: Introduction to Radiation Laboratory Safety, Basic Radiation Detection and Measuring Equipment, Atomic Structure and Radioactivity, Radioactive Decay and Half-Life, Decay Processes and Schemes, and Basic Properties of Gamma Radiation. Each module follows a typical format including the following sections: introduction, module prerequisites, objectives, subject matter, exercises, materials, procedures, data tables, reference materials, and tests. (A master index and suggested program planning guides are also available--see CE 026 856 and CE 026 639-643.) (LRA)
Descriptors: Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Nuclear Energy, Nuclear Physics, Postsecondary Education, Quality Control, Safety, Technical Education, Technical Occupations
Center for Occupational Research and Development, 4800 Lakewood Dr., Suite 5, Waco, TX 76710 (Modules are available individually or by course; write for prices)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Technical Education Research Center, Waco, TX.