ERIC Number: ED359424
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
The CAD Survival Kit. Teacher Edition.
McClain, Gerald R.
This teaching guide was developed to help technical education teachers present courses on computer-assisted drafting (CAD). The guide is aimed at helping students learn to use computers and work with disk operating systems and files at a faster pace. The eight units of instruction include some or all of the following basic components of a unit of instruction: objective sheet, suggested activities for the teacher, answers to assignment sheets, answers to written test, written test, unit evaluation form, teacher supplements, transparency masters, information sheet, assignment sheets, student supplements, and job sheets. Other contents are as follows: information on use of the publication, a competency profile, an instructional review and task analysis, a list of related academic and workplace skills, a list of tools, equipment and materials, and a list of 14 references. The following topics are covered: CAD terms, CAD hardware, parts of a CAD system, disk operating systems, CAD software, types of files, setup, and basic geometric constructions. (KC)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Career Development, Classroom Techniques, Competence, Competency Based Education, Computer Assisted Design, Drafting, Entry Workers, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, Teaching Guides, Teaching Methods, Technical Education, Test Items, Transparencies, Units of Study
Mid-America Vocational Curriculum Consortium, Inc., 1500 West Seventh Avenue, Stillwater, OK 74074-4364.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Mid-America Vocational Curriculum Consortium, Stillwater, OK.