ERIC Number: ED385679
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Engine Performance Specialist. Instructor's Manual. Automotive Service Series.
Oklahoma State Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, Stillwater. Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center.
This curriculum guide is one of a series automotive service specialty publications that continues students' training in the automotive service trade by providing instruction in the engine performance specialty. It is based on the National Institute of Automotive Service Excellence task lists. Each of the 16 units includes some or all of the basic components of a unit of instruction: objective sheet, instructor's guide, information sheets, instructional supplement, assignment sheets, job sheets, written test, answers to assignment sheets and test, transparency masters, learning activity package (LAP) sheets, handouts, and other required media. The instructor's manual contains the following: curriculum and duty/task crosswalk; basic skills documentation matrix; suggested videos; one set per unit of instructor's guide, answers, and test code sheets; and instructional supplement that provides strategies for teaching basic skills. The isntructor's resource package includes one set per unit of LAP sheet and written test, handouts, transparency masters, and other required media. The student workbook consists of objective sheets, information sheets, assignment sheets, and job sheets. Unit topics are as follows: understanding engine fundamentals; servicing starting and charging systems; servicing engine cooling systems; servicing exhaust systems; evaluating engine condition; understanding engine computer controls; and servicing the following systems--ignition, fuel delivery, fuel injection, turbocharger, positive crankcase ventilation, exhaust gas recirculation, air injection, heated air induction, manifold heat control, and fuel vapor control systems. (YLB)
Descriptors: Auto Mechanics, Behavioral Objectives, Competency Based Education, Electronics, Engines, Instructional Materials, Integrated Curriculum, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Postsecondary Education, Power Technology, Secondary Education, State Curriculum Guides, Student Evaluation, Trade and Industrial Education
Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center, Oklahoma Department of Vocational and Technical Education, 1500 West Seventh Avenue, Stillwater, OK 74074-4364 (instructional package, 1 teacher and 10 student editions, order no. TI2234: $205; student edition, TI3234: 12).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Oklahoma State Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, Stillwater. Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center.
Note: For other documents in the series, see ED 310 278 and CE 068 513-518.