ERIC Number: ED192098
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
Nuclear Technology Series. Course 15: Metallurgy and Metals Properties.
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, Metallurgy and Metals Properties, contains eight modules: Fabrication Processes for Metals; Chemical Analysis of Metals; Basic Metallurgical Concepts; Properties of Steel; Metallographic Examination; Mechanical Testing; Tensile, Bend Hardness; Mechanical Testing: Impact Nick Break, Fatigue; and Failure Mechanisms in Metals. 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, Metal Working, Metallurgy, Postsecondary Education, Quality Control, Technical Education
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.