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ERIC Number: ED338879
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Pages: 137
Abstractor: N/A
Aviation Technician Training I and Task Analyses: Semester II. Field Review Copy.
Upchurch, Richard
This guide for aviation technician training begins with a course description, resource information, and a course outline. Tasks/competencies are categorized into 16 concept/duty areas: understanding technical symbols and abbreviations; understanding mathematical terms, symbols, and formulas; computing decimals; computing fractions; computing ratio and proportions; understanding how to extract square root; understanding how to compute powers of 10; using conversion tables; understanding physics terms, symbols, and formulas; understanding the densities of various solids, liquids, and gases; understanding the aircraft weighting procedure and computation of aircraft weight and balance; understanding the application of Newton's laws of motion; understanding the relationship between heat and energy, the concept of heat transference, and the four common temperature scales; understanding how Pascal's laws, Bernoulli's principle, and Boyle's law apply to aviation mechanics; understanding the fundamentals of reading and preparing technical publications and drawings; and understanding the causes and effects of corrosion. Three to 10 tasks are listed for each concept/duty. A performance objective, criterion-referenced measure, and enabling objective are provided for each task/competency. At the end of each concept/duty category, resources are listed by task. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: Virginia State Dept. of Education, Richmond. Div. of Vocational and Adult Education.
Authoring Institution: Henrico County Public Schools, Glen Allen, VA. Virginia Vocational Curriculum Center.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: For related guides, see CE 059 589-593. Cover title varies slightly.