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ERIC Number: ED287035
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987-Sep
Pages: 222
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Osbon, Michael A.
This curriculum guide is intended to assist vocational instructors in preparing students for entry-level employment as machinists and preparing them for advanced training in the workplace. The package contains an overview of new and emerging technologies likely to affect machinists, a competency/skill and task list, an instructor's guide, and an annotated bibliography. The following competencies are covered: mathematical calculations necessary to complete machine work; techniques for designing and planning machine work according to instructions, drawings, and handbook references; techniques of precision measurement using a variety of tools; bench work needed in the machine shop; procedures for operating drill presses, grinders, saws, lathes, and milling machines according to established standards; and techniques for performing heat treatment tasks to satisfy job specifications. The instructor's guide consists of a series of task sheets, each of which includes some or all of the following: competency/skill statement; task statement; performance objectives (including conditions in which the task is to be performed, evaluation criteria, and an evaluation standard); suggested student learning experiences; recommended instructional techniques; instructional equipment, materials, and supplies needed to complete the lesson; and recommended resources. (MN)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Arizona State Dept. of Education, Phoenix.; Northern Arizona Univ., Flagstaff. Center for Vocational Education.