ERIC Number: ED199495
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Bilingual Skills Training Program. Auto Body Repair. Module 3.0: Basic Metal Repair.
Northern New Mexico Community Coll., El Rito.
This module on basic metal repair is the third of four (CE 028 303-306) in the auto body repair course of a bilingual vocational training program. The course is designed to furnish theoretical and laboratory experience in welding, metal straightening, metal finishing, painting, and use of power and hand tools. Module objectives are for students to develop trade-related Spanish/English vocabulary; to identify procedure for preparing exterior, interior, and under surfaces and for analyzing damage; to identify metal capabilities; and to identify these processes: metal roughout, metal shrinking, soldering, plastic filler, metal finishing. Contents include list of module objectives; pretest; five sections on (1) surface preparation, (2) damage analysis and metal roughout, (3) metal shrinking, (4) body solder and plastic filler, and (5) metal finishing; 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, writing skills, spelling, and application of terminology to the trade area. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Vocational Education, Auto Body Repairers, Behavioral Objectives, Bilingual Education, Finishing, Individualized Instruction, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Metals, Motor Vehicles, Postsecondary Education, Pretests Posttests, Repair, Second Language Learning, 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.