ERIC Number: ED201849
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Competency Based Education Curriculum for Prevocational Manufacturing Exploration. Teacher's Guide.
Thompson, William R.
This publication is the teacher's guide for the competency-based Prevocational Manufacturing Exploration curriculum for secondary students in West Virginia. The guide is intended to help instructors give students career exploration activities in the various fields and job categories of manufacturing. The guide is organized into 18 learning modules. In each module is a career information sheet that includes a unit of study, occupational category, occupational division, occupational group, occupational overview, and representative job title within the occupational group. Included within the guide are listings of audiovisual aids, references, equipment, and supplies for presenting the various areas of manufacturing. Also included are the answers to all of the questions from the worksheets contained in most lessons. The following occupations are represented by the learning modules: wrought iron worker, foundry worker, printer, electricity/electronics technician, artist, compositor, photographer, drafter, sheet metal worker, machinist, welder, motor repairer, radio and television repairer, air conditioner mechanic, custodian, coal miner, and warehouse operator. (KC)
Descriptors: Appliance Repair, Audiovisual Aids, Career Exploration, Competence, Competency Based Education, Course Content, Curriculum Guides, Drafting, Electric Motors, Electronic Technicians, Equipment, Foundries, Graphic Arts, Learning Modules, Machinists, Manufacturing Industry, Metal Working, Occupations, Photography, Prevocational Education, Printing, Refrigeration Mechanics, Secondary Education, Sheet Metal Work, Television Radio Repairers, Vocational Education, Warehouses, Welding
Vocational Curriculum Laboratory, Cedar Lakes Conference Center, Ripley, WV 25271.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: West Virginia State Dept. of Education, Charleston. Bureau of Vocational, Technical, and Adult Education.
Authoring Institution: West Virginia State Vocational Curriculum Lab., Cedar Lakes.
Identifiers - Location: West Virginia