ERIC Number: ED210505
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Chemistry for Energy Technology II. Energy Technology Series.
Center for Occupational Research and Development, Inc., Waco, TX.; Technical Education Research Centre-Southwest, Waco, TX.
This course in chemistry for energy technology is one of 16 courses in the Energy Technology Series developed for an Energy Conservation-and-Use Technology curriculum. Intended for use in two-year postsecondary technical institutions to prepare technicians for employment, the courses are also useful in industry for updating employees in company-sponsored training programs. Comprised of six modules, the course is designed with a special emphasis on all aspects of chemistry as it relates to the work of an energy technician. Basic chemical information and techniques are presented. (Chemistry for Energy Technology I is available separately as CE 030 773.) Written by a technical expert and approved by industry representatives, each module contains the following elements: introduction, prerequisites, objectives, subject matter, exercises, laboratory materials, laboratory procedures (experiment section for hands-on portion), data tables (included in most basic courses to help students learn to collect or organize data), references, and glossary. Module titles are Corrosion and Electrochemistry; Metals and Ceramics; Thermodynamics and Thermochemistry; Fuels; Plastics, Adhesives, and Lubricants; and Nuclear Chemistry. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adhesives, Adult Education, Behavioral Objectives, Ceramics, Chemistry, Course Descriptions, Courses, Energy, Energy Conservation, Fuels, Glossaries, Laboratory Experiments, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Lubricants, Metals, Nuclear Energy, Plastics, Postsecondary Education, Power Technology, Solar Radiation, Technical Education, Thermodynamics, Two Year Colleges
Center for Occupational Research and Development, 601 Lake Air Dr., Waco, TX 76710 ($2.50 per module; $15.00 for entire course).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Center for Occupational Research and Development, Inc., Waco, TX.; Technical Education Research Centre-Southwest, Waco, TX.