ERIC Number: ED204581
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: N/A
Using a Stereo Microscope. Module 22. Vocational Education Training in Environmental Health Sciences.
Consumer Dynamics Inc., Rockville, MD.
This module, one of 25 on vocational education training for careers in environmental health occupations, contains self-instructional materials on using a stereo microscope. Following guidelines for students and instructors and an introduction that explains what the student will learn are three lessons: (1) accurately naming each part of the stereo microscope, stating the function of each part, and properly handling and cleaning the instrument; (2) using the microscope to examine and study various materials and objects; and (3) using the microscope to clasify insects into groups by body structure. Each lesson contains objectives, recommended methods and locations for practice, performance criteria, equipment and supplies to perform a task, detailed step-by-step instructions for learning a task, and performance exercises. A performance test on using a stereo microscope is included. (CT)
Descriptors: Competency Based Education, Educational Equipment, Environmental Education, Environmental Technicians, Learning Activities, Microscopes, Public Health, Sanitation, Tests, Vocational Education
National Technical Information Service, U.S. Dept. of Commerce, 5285 Port Royal Rd., Springfield, VA 22161.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Consumer Dynamics Inc., Rockville, MD.