ERIC Number: ED358340
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Basic Gasoline Engine Mechanics. Florida Vocational Program Guide.
University of South Florida, Tampa. Dept. of Adult and Vocational Education.
This packet contains a program guide and Career Merit Achievement Plan (Career MAP) for the implementation of a basic gasoline engine mechanics program in Florida secondary and postsecondary schools. The program guide describes the program content and structure, provides a program description, lists job titles under the program, and includes a curriculum framework and student performance standards for basic gasoline engine mechanics courses. The curriculum framework outlines major concepts and content, laboratory activities, program specifics, and intended outcomes; the student performance standards guide lists each standard and the behaviors expected to show mastery of each standard. The guide also provides information on the following: program implementation; instructional resources (a listing of 30 print materials and 12 audiovisuals, along with publishers' addresses); facility design for basic gasoline engine mechanics laboratories and classrooms, equipment, safety, maintenance, and liability; and teacher professional development, teacher certification, professional organizations and support services. The Career MAP is a checklist, to be kept by student and teacher, of student progress in the competencies required for entry into jobs in the gasoline engine mechanics field. (KC)
Descriptors: Articulation (Education), Auto Mechanics, Behavioral Objectives, Career Development, Classroom Techniques, Competence, Competency Based Education, Educational Resources, Entry Workers, Job Skills, Postsecondary Education, Program Guides, Program Implementation, Secondary Education, Small Engine Mechanics, State Standards, Student Evaluation, Teaching Methods, Test Items
Division of Vocational, Adult, and Community Education, Bureau of Career Development and Educational Improvement, Florida Education Center, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400 (order no. IE562 BK 91, guide; IE571 BK 91, Career Merit Achievement Plan).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners; Administrators
Sponsor: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Vocational, Adult, and Community Education.
Authoring Institution: University of South Florida, Tampa. Dept. of Adult and Vocational Education.
Identifiers - Location: Florida