ERIC Number: ED424391
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
SPC-Prep 1. Participant's Manual. Workplace Education. Project ALERT.
This companion document to the instructor's guide for a course designed to prepare employees for statistical process control (SPC) training given at their workplace by refreshing math skills and building the concepts and vocabulary necessary to understand SPC in manufacturing environments. SPC-Prep 1 addresses the math skills necessary to perform SPC calculations. The manual provides materials on these topics: math memories; keeping track of learning; math operations; place value; rounding off numbers; finding an average; decimals; and positive and negative numbers. Information sheets and exercise sheets are provided. A word list and answer key for the exercises are provided. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Arithmetic, Basic Skills, Decimal Fractions, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Mathematics Instruction, Percentage, Place Value, Staff Development, Statistics, Workplace Literacy
Workplace Education: Project ALERT, Wayne State University, 373 College of Education, Detroit, MI 48202 ($40 plus $5 shipping).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. National Workplace Literacy Program.
Authoring Institution: Wayne State Univ., Detroit, MI. Coll. of Education.