ERIC Number: ED264397
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
V-TECS Guide for Machine Shop (Machinist).
Gregory, Margaret R.; Benson, Robert T.
This curriculum guide is intended to train trade and industrial education students in the hands-on aspects of the occupation of machinist. Included in the guide are course outlines that deal with the following topics: following safety procedures; performing mathematical calculations; designing and planning machine work; performing precision measurement and bench work; operating drill presses, grinders, power saws, lathes, milling machines, and shapers; welding; performing heat treatment tasks; and operating numerical controlled machines. Each course outline contains some or all of the following: a duty; a task statement; a performance objective and performance guide; suggested learning activities; a list of recommended resources; student evaluation criteria, including answers to any evaluation questions or exercises provided; a lesson test, test answers; and attachments (including handouts, forms, and transparency masters). Appendixes to the guide include definitions of terms, duty and task and tool and equipment lists, evaluation questions and answers, and a bibliography. (MN)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Competency Based Education, Definitions, Equipment Maintenance, Equipment Utilization, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Machine Tools, Machinists, Mathematics Skills, Measurement Equipment, Measurement Techniques, Numerical Control, Safety, Secondary Education, Shop Curriculum, Teacher Developed Materials, Trade and Industrial Education, Welding
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia. Office of Vocational Education.