ERIC Number: ED223904
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Construction Mechanic, Engine Tune-Up I, 8-7. Military Curriculum Materials for Vocational and Technical Education.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.; Naval Construction Training Center, Port Hueneme, CA.
This course, adapted from military curriculum materials for use in vocational and technical education, teaches students to perform a complete engine tune-up using appropriate hand tools, special tools, and testing equipment. Students completing the course will be able to diagnose gasoline-engine performance and perform corrective measures to restore the engine to the level specified by the manufacturer. The course is divided into two units totaling 81 hours of classroom and shop instruction. Unit 1 on introduction and safety precautions contains a 1-hour lesson introducing the course and discussing safety procedures. Unit 2 on gasoline engine tune-up (advanced) contains three lessons covering 80 hours of classroom and shop instruction on fuel systems components, ignition systems components, and crankcase ventilation service and final tune-up. The course contains both teacher and student materials in one document. Instructor materials include an introduction to the course; an outline of instruction; lists of texts, references, training aids, equipment, course materials, and materials to be prepared by the instructor; and a master schedule. Student materials include one job sheet and two information sheets. (KC)
Descriptors: Audiovisual Aids, Auto Mechanics, Course Content, Educational Resources, Electrical Systems, Engines, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Mechanics (Process), Motor Vehicles, Postsecondary Education, Power Technology, Secondary Education, Technical Education, Units of Study, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.; Naval Construction Training Center, Port Hueneme, CA.