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ERIC Number: ED312490
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Pages: 648
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
V-TECS Guide for Farm Equipment Mechanic.
McClimon, Hugh P.; And Others
This curriculum guide for a vocational agriculture course in farm equipment mechanics addresses the three domains of learning (psychomotor, cognitive, and affective) while providing job-relevant tasks and suggestions for specific classroom activities for each identified task. This guide provides performance objectives for the following 13 tasks: assembling equipment; performing administrative functions; servicing bearings and seals; servicing conveyance systems; servicing hydraulics; servicing carburetion and fuel systems; servicing cooling and lubrication systems; servicing electrical systems; servicing internal combustion engines; servicing tires; servicing mechanical components of balers; servicing mechanical components of planters. For each duty, the guide provides a number of performance objectives, related to task; standard performance of task; source of standard; conditions for performance of task; enabling objectives; resources; teaching activities; criterion-referenced measures; answers; practical application; method of evaluating practical application; and checklists. Appendixes provide a cross-reference table, explanation of symbols, definitions, equipment by percentage rating, sources of standards, a list of state-of-the art literature, and a 36-item bibliography. (KC)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia. Office of Vocational Education.