ERIC Number: ED311272
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Mechanical Systems. Competency Statements/Objectives and Reference Guide.
North Carolina State Dept. of Public Instruction, Raleigh. Div. of Vocational Education.
This curriculum guide provides competency statements/objectives for an 11th- to 12th-grade trade and industrial education course in mechanical systems. The first half of the guide consists of competency statements for the 53 units of the curriculum. Each competency statement consists of a terminal objective and specific objectives for each unit, referenced to the core and supplementary curriculum and to a sequence reference number. Topics covered by the units include history and development, job opportunities, safety, tools, measuring, tubing, pipe, welding, soldering, refrigeration, electricity, wiring, job application, customer relations, heating systems, cooling systems, blueprints, drafting, building and plumbing codes, drainage systems, water systems, business meetings, and social involvement. The second half of the guide consists of 53 competency goals for each skill/subject area, related to objectives and correlated with evaluation measures and references. A bibliography of the references used in the competency lists is included in the guide. (KC)
Descriptors: Air Conditioning, Air Conditioning Equipment, Air Flow, Behavioral Objectives, Building Trades, Competence, Competency Based Education, Construction (Process), Course Content, Educational Resources, Electricity, Electromechanical Technology, Employment Opportunities, Heating, High Schools, Mechanical Equipment, Mechanics (Process), Occupational Information, Plumbing, Repair, Sanitary Facilities, State Curriculum Guides, Trade and Industrial Education, Ventilation, Welding
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: North Carolina State Dept. of Public Instruction, Raleigh. Div. of Vocational Education.
Identifiers - Location: North Carolina