ERIC Number: ED397326
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996-Jul-30
Reference Count: N/A
Mississippi Curriculum Framework for Welding and Cutting Programs (Program CIP: 48.0508--Welder/Welding Technologist). Postsecondary Programs.
Mississippi Research and Curriculum Unit for Vocational and Technical Education, State College.
This document, which is intended for use by community and junior colleges throughout Mississippi, contains curriculum frameworks for the course sequences in the welding and cutting programs cluster. Presented in the introductory section are a description of the program and suggested course sequence. Section I lists baseline competencies, and section II consists of outlines for each of the following courses in the sequence: shielded metal arc welding, gas metal arc welding, welding inspection and testing principles, gas tungsten arc welding, flux cored arc welding, drawing and welding symbol interpretation, pipe welding, gas metal arc aluminum welding, plasma arc cutting, oxyfuel gas cutting principles and practices, air carbon arc cutting and gouging, advanced pipe welding, special problem in welding and cutting, and work-based learning in welding and cutting. Each course outline contains some/all of the following: course name and abbreviation; course classification; course description; prerequisites; and competencies and suggested objectives. Recommended tools and equipment are listed in section III. Appended are lists of related academic topics and workplace skills for the 21st century and student competency profiles for both courses. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Mississippi State Dept. of Education, Jackson. Office of Vocational and Technical Education.
Authoring Institution: Mississippi Research and Curriculum Unit for Vocational and Technical Education, State College.
Identifiers - Location: Mississippi