ERIC Number: ED417277
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Diesel Technology: Introduction.
Joerschke, John D.; Eichhorn, Lane C.
Competency-based teacher and student materials are provided for an introductory course on diesel technology. Twelve units of instruction cover the following topics: workplace tools, common materials, and basic related principles. The materials are based on the curriculum-alignment concept of first stating the objectives, then developing instructional strategies for teaching to those objectives, and finally, assessing to those same objectives. The teacher pages contain some or all of the following components: suggested activities, transparency masters, teacher supplements, answers to assignment sheets, written test, answers to written test, and unit evaluation form. Student pages include objective sheets, information sheets, student supplements, assignment sheets, and job sheets. Both teacher and student pages, as well as introductory pages, are included in the teacher edition. In addition to the general information such as the table of contents, foreword, and acknowledgments, the following information is included in the introductory pages: use of the publication; competency profile; instructional and task analysis; related academic and workplace skills list; tools, equipment, and materials list; and NATEF crosswalk, which identifies the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation tasks covered in the publication by unit number and job sheet number. Contains 45 references. (KC)
Descriptors: Agricultural Machinery, Auto Mechanics, Citations (References), Competence, Competency Based Education, Course Content, Diesel Engines, Educational Resources, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Motor Vehicles, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, Small Engine Mechanics, Teaching Methods, Trade and Industrial Education, Units of Study, Vocational Education
Multistate Academic and Vocational Curriculum Consortium, 1500 West Seventh Avenue, Stillwater, OK 74074 (teacher edition, order no. 203101: $105; student edition, order no. 203102: $63; 6 or more student books: $31.50 each).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Multistate Academic and Vocational Curriculum Consortium, Stillwater, OK.