ERIC Number: ED317819
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: N/A
Exploring Construction Technology.
These materials for a six-unit course were developed to help teachers help students develop technological literacy, career exploration, and problem-solving skills relative to the construction industry. The six units include an overview of construction, construction safety, design and planning, construction preparation, construction processes, and project completion. The first section is designed to teach teachers how to use the materials and includes an explanation of instructional elements, an instructional-task analysis for each unit, and a list of 15 references. The instructional elements for the units include objectives, suggested activities, a list of supplemental resources, information sheets, transparency masters, assignment sheets, job sheets, tests, and test answers. Some elements, such as the information sheets, include photographs, diagrams, and line drawings. (CML)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Building Design, Career Exploration, Competency Based Education, Construction Industry, Construction Management, Construction (Process), Curriculum Guides, Facility Planning, Occupational Information, Occupational Safety and Health, Problem Solving, Secondary Education, Technological Literacy, Trade and Industrial Education
Mid-America Vocational Curriculum Consortium, 1500 West Seventh Avenue, Stillwater, OK 74074 (order no. 301401: $10.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Mid-America Vocational Curriculum Consortium, Stillwater, OK.
Note: For related documents, see CE 054 656-660. Document contains colored paper.