ERIC Number: ED195809
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Vocational Preparation Curriculum: Welding.
Designed to be a workable guide for instructors serving the occupational needs of various categories of disadvantaged and handicapped students, this welding curriculum contains fourteen units of self-paced and self-contained instructional materials. The instructional units cover the following topics: job opportunities in welding, safety rules in gas welding, lighting and adjusting a welding torch, running a bead with or without filler rod, brazing a butt joint, flame cutting metal, safety rules in arc welding, striking an arc, running short beads with an electrode, welding in a flat position with an electrode, and welding a bevelled butt joint and a lap joint with an electrode. Each unit consists of five color-coded sections that present (1) student objectives and self-assessment statements to help students determine their ability to perform the unit objectives; (2) a brief motivational statement describing the theme of the unit; (3) description of the tools, materials, and equipment necessary for a given psychomotor skills lesson; (4) step-by-step explanations and illustrations of a given skill; and (5) true-false, identification, and steps-of-procedure evaluation sheets to be used by instructors to evaluate student performance. (MN)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Check Lists, Disabilities, Disadvantaged, Elementary Secondary Education, Employment Opportunities, Illustrations, Individualized Instruction, Instructional Materials, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Mainstreaming, Pacing, Safety, Vocational Education, Welding
Instructional Materials Laboratory, Univeristy of Missouri--Columbia, 10 Industrial Education Bldg., Columbia, MO 65201 ($12.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Missouri State Dept. of Elementary and Secondary Education, Jefferson City. Div. of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Missouri Univ., Columbia. Instructional Materials Lab.