ERIC Number: ED282735
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Heating with Solid Fuels. A Unit of Instruction.
Designed for use in industrial education programs at the secondary school level, this unit focuses on residential space heating although applications can be made to commercial settings. Wood heat is emphasized but coal-fired appliances and other energy sources are considered. Educational objectives with instructional strategies are provided for each of the eight major concepts addressed. These concept areas include: (1) fuels; (2) solid fuel heating appliance design; (3) chimneys and flues; (4) safety regulations; (5) solid fuel appliance installation; (6) heating system management and maintenance; (7) occupations; and (8) environmental considerations. A basic competency profile chart and checklist is provided for the addressed skill areas. The bibliographic section contains sources of publications, media, and 20 transparency masters. (ML)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: New Jersey State Dept. of Education, Trenton. Div. of Vocational Education and Career Preparation.; Rutgers, The State Univ., New Brunswick, NJ. Dept. of Vocational-Technical Education.
Note: For other guides in the series, see SE 048 161 and SE 048 164.