ERIC Number: ED199489
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Bilingual Skills Training Program. Auto Mechanics. Module 3.0: The Automotive Fuel System.
Northern New Mexico Community Coll., El Rito.
This module on the automotive fuel system is the third of six (CE 028 296-301) in the auto mechanics course of a bilingual skills training program. (A Vocabulary Development Workbook is available as CE 028 294.) The course is designed to furnish theoretical and laboratory experience. Module objectives are for students to develop trade-related Spanish/English vocabulary, to name and explain the function of the four main parts of an automotive fuel system, and to name the most common problems of a fuel system. Contents include list of module objectives; pretest; five sections on (1) parts of the fuel system, (2) fuel pump, (3) carburetor, (4) circuits of a carburetor, and (5) common problems of the fuel system; posttest; and English/Spanish vocabulary list. Each section is organized into this format: instructions, vocabulary, and concepts (statements or questions to direct reading) presented in English and Spanish; readings; and worksheets to evaluate comprehension of the trade-related reading material. Worksheets also cover these areas: vocabulary, definitions, word attack skills, spelling, writing skills, and application of terminology to the trade area. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Vocational Education, Auto Mechanics, Behavioral Objectives, Bilingual Education, Engines, Fuels, Individualized Instruction, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Motor Vehicles, Postsecondary Education, Pretests Posttests, Second Language Learning, Skilled Occupations, Spanish, Trade and Industrial Education, Vocabulary Development
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Northern New Mexico Community Coll., El Rito.