ERIC Number: ED374292
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Dec-31
Reference Count: N/A
Building Workplace Vocabulary for E & I: Structural Analysis.
Atkinson, Rhonda; And Others
Developed as part of the ABCs of Construction National Workplace Literacy Project, this instructional module teaches word attack skills for use in understanding technical terms encountered by persons employed in electrical and instrumentation occupations. The following topics are covered: the principles of structural analysis, word parts and their use in determining the meanings of words, the limitations of structural analysis, and steps in using structural analysis. Included in the module are 26 exercises in which students are required to use word attack skills/structural analysis to determine the meanings of technical terms used in materials read by persons in electrical and instrumentation occupations. (MN)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. National Workplace Literacy Program.
Authoring Institution: Greater Baton Rouge Chamber of Commerce, LA.; Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc., Baton Rouge, LA. Pelican Chapter.; East Baton Rouge Parish School Board, LA.