ERIC Number: ED193540
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Oct-31
Reference Count: N/A
Military Curriculum Materials for Vocational and Technical Education. Avionics Instrument Systems Specialist. POI C3ABR32531 000. Classroom Course 2-7.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.; Technical Training Center, Chanute AFB, IL.
This high school-postsecondary-level course for avionics instrument systems specialist is one of a number of military-developed curriculum packages selected for adaptation to vocational instruction and curriculum development in a civilian setting. A plan of instruction outlines five blocks of instruction (281 hours of instruction). Block 1, Aircraft Maintenance Fundamentals, includes programmed tests, handout, and workbook on four topics: Aircraft Familiarization, Avionics Safety, Avionics Maintenance Fundamentals, Pressure Sensors. Block 2, Engine Instruments, contains programmed texts, workbooks, and handouts on nine topics: Position Indicating Systems, Pressure Indicating Systems, Tachometer Systems, Temperature Indicating Systems, Fuel Flow Indicating Systems, Engine Pressure Ratio Indicating Systems, Resistance-Type Liquid Quantity System, Capacitance Liquid Quantity System, Vertical Scale Engine Instrument Systems. Block 3, Flight Instruments, contains programmed texts, workbooks, handouts, and worksheets on five topics: Pilot-Static Systems and Instruments, Automatic Altitude Reporting System, Accelerometers, Flight Data Recorders, Air Data Computer Systems and Vertical Scale Flight Instruments). Block 4, Integrated Flight and Navigational Instruments, includes programmed texts, workbooks, and handouts of five topics: Flight Instruments, Direct Reading, Altitude Heading Reference and Gyro Stabilized Magnetic Compass Systems, MC-1 Compass Calibration. Block 5, Flight Director Systems, contains a programmed text, handouts, and workbook. (YLB)
Descriptors: Aviation Mechanics, Aviation Technology, Behavioral Objectives, Computers, Course Descriptions, Curriculum Guides, Electromechanical Technology, Engines, Equipment Maintenance, High Schools, Navigation, Postsecondary Education, Programed Instructional Materials, Repair, Secondary Education, Technical Education, Textbooks, Workbooks
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.; Technical Training Center, Chanute AFB, IL.