ERIC Number: ED333191
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Electrical Trades I Curriculum Guide [and] Student Manual.
Grant-Gold, Shelia I.
This curriculum guide and student manual provide instructional materials for a two-credit course to provide students with entry-level skills in the area of electrical trades. The guide contains 12 units. Unit I explains how to use the guide and lists essential elements for all vocational programs, for Trade and Industrial Education, and for this course as well as a suggested sequence by unit. Units II through XI contain the 10 specific areas of instruction: safety; introduction to electrical trades; tools, equipment, and materials for electrical trades; theory of electricity; generating and distributing electrical power; electrical codes; blueprints and schematic diagrams; planning the job; electrical installation; and troubleshooting. Each unit contains lesson plans with essential element; unit and specific objectives; lists of tools, equipment, materials, and references; introduction; teacher activities; and evaluation. Unit XII provides lesson plans covering common essential elements. Appendixes include modification techniques for special populations; references and resources; answers to assignment sheets and pre/posttests; and pre/posttests. The student manual provides materials for Units II-XI. A student information sheet for each lesson provides unit and specific objectives and general information. Assignment sheets and job sheets are also provided. (YLB)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Blueprints, Building Trades, Competency Based Education, Curriculum Guides, Electrical Systems, Electricians, Electricity, Hand Tools, Learning Activities, Planning, Postsecondary Education, Pretests Posttests, Secondary Education, Student Evaluation, Trade and Industrial Education, Troubleshooting, Units of Study, Workbooks
Educational Development and Training Center, East Texas State University, Commerce, TX 75428 (curriculum guide, order no. TI-320-CG: $26.00; student manual, TI-320-SM: $31.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Students; Practitioners
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin.
Authoring Institution: East Texas State Univ., Commerce. Occupational Curriculum Lab.