ERIC Number: ED259122
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: N/A
Barnes, James L.
This curriculum guide is designed to assist junior high school industrial arts teachers in planning new courses and revising existing courses in manufacturing technology. Addressed in the individual units of the guide are the following topics: introduction to manufacturing, materials processing, personnel management, production management, entrepreneurship, and computer applications in manufacturing. Each unit contains some or all of the following: objectives, key words, a list of teaching aids needed, suggested references, a sentence outline, a list of materials for students, suggested student activities, student worksheets, transparency masters, student handouts, and a unit test. Appendixes to the guide include a reference list; a list of material and equipment suppliers; and a series of computer proqrams dealing with conversion of various units of measurement, graphics applications, and shop accounting procedures. (MN)
Descriptors: Assembly (Manufacturing), Computer Oriented Programs, Entrepreneurship, Equipment Utilization, Hand Tools, Industrial Arts, Junior High Schools, Learning Activities, Machine Tools, Manufacturing, Mass Production, Measurement Techniques, Personnel Management, Shop Curriculum, State Curriculum Guides, Trade and Industrial Education
Extension Instruction and Materials Center, P.O. Box 7218, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78713-7218 (Stock No. IA 014 I).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Computer Programs
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin. Dept. of Occupational Education and Technology.
Authoring Institution: Texas Univ., Austin. Extension Instruction and Materials Center.