ERIC Number: ED298305
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
V-TECS Guide for Automobile Air Conditioning and Electrical System Technician.
Meyer, Calvin F.; Benson, Robert T.
This curriculum guide provides an outline for an eight-unit course to train automobile air conditioning and electrical system technicians. Each unit focuses on a duty that is composed of a number of performance objectives. For each objective, these materials are provided: a task, a standard of performance of task, source of standard, conditions for performance of task, enabling objectives, resource list, teaching activities, a criterion-referenced measure and answer key, and a checklist for the performance objective, which is really a performance test. A total of 180 performance objectives are covered in these eight units: auto heating, cooling, and air conditioning system diagnosis; maintaining and repairing automobile air conditioning systems; maintaining and repairing automobile cooling and heating systems; maintaining and repairing air conditioning and heating control units; diagnosing the automobile electrical systems; maintaining and repairing automobile electrical accessories; and conducting shop operations. Appendixes include a cross-reference table of duties, tasks, and performance objectives; definition of terms; tools/equipment/work aids; state-of-the-art literature; bibliography; and source of standard. (YLB)
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.