ERIC Number: ED317821
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Exploring Manufacturing Technology.
Iley, John; And Others
These teacher's materials for an eight-unit course were developed to help students develop technological literacy, career exploration, and problem-solving skills relative to the manufacturing industries. The eight units include an overview of manufacturing, manufacturing enterprises and systems, manufacturing materials and selection, manufacturing processes and selection, identifying and designing a product, product manufacturing, product marketing, and evaluation and dissolution of the enterprise. 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 30 references. The instructional elements for the units include objectives, suggested activities, references, 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 diagrams and line drawings. (CML)
Descriptors: Assembly (Manufacturing), Behavioral Objectives, Career Exploration, Competency Based Education, Curriculum Guides, Design, Distributive Education, Industrial Arts, Machine Tool Operators, Manufacturing, Manufacturing Industry, Marketing, Mass Production, Occupational Information, Problem Solving, Production Technicians, Secondary Education, Summative Evaluation, Technological Literacy, Trade and Industrial Education
Mid-America Vocational Curriculum Consortium, 1500 West Seventh Avenue, Stillwater, OK 74074 (order no. 301501: $13.00).
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.