ERIC Number: ED192087
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
Nuclear Technology Series. Course 2: Radiation Protection I.
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 Protection I, contains six modules: Radiation Exposure and Absorbed Dose Values; Biological Effects of Radiation; Radiation Protection Standards; Internal Dose Calculations; Personnel Monitoring Devices, Ionization Types; and Personnel Monitoring Devices, Chemical Types. 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: Accident Prevention, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Nuclear Energy, 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.