ERIC Number: ED317816
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: N/A
Basic Surveying Technology.
Olson, David A.; Kellum, Mary, Ed.
This document is intended to help teachers prepare students to perform the duties of any member of a surveying party, including those of party chief, in the field and in the office. It contains instructional units on introduction to surveying, safety, horizontal measurements, vertical measurements, angles and directions, angular measurements, traversing and related calculations, topographical surveying, construction surveying, legal aspects, boundary surveying, control surveys, and electro-optical instruments and computer integration. The first section is designed to teach teachers how to use the materials and includes an explanation of instructional elements and an instructional-task analysis for each unit. The instructional elements for the units include objectives, suggested activities, information sheets, transparency masters, assignment sheets, job sheets, tests, test answers, references, and lists of supplemental materials. Some elements, such as the information sheets, include photographs, diagrams, and line drawings. (CML)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Career Exploration, Competency Based Education, Curriculum Guides, Electronics, Measurement Equipment, Occupational Information, Occupational Safety and Health, Optics, Problem Solving, Secondary Education, Technological Literacy, Trade and Industrial Education
Mid-America Vocational Curriculum Consortium, 1500 West Seventh Avenue, Stillwater, OK 74074 (order no. 301101: $20.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Mid-America Vocational Curriculum Consortium, Stillwater, OK.