ERIC Number: ED374293
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Dec-31
Reference Count: N/A
Building Workplace Vocabulary for E & I: General, Specialized, & Technical Terms.
Atkinson, Rhonda; And Others
Developed as part of the ABCs of Construction National Workplace Literacy Project, this instructional module teaches general, specialized, and technical terms encountered by persons employed in electrical and instrumentation occupations. Included in the module are the following: a discussion of the difference between general, specialized, and technical vocabulary words; strategies for learning new words; tips for remembering new words; hints for vocabulary development; and five exercises in which students are required to work with general, specialized, and technical vocabulary encountered by individuals employed 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.