Education in Its Relation to Manual Industry by Arthur MacarthurEducation in Its Relation to Manual Industry by Arthur Macarthur

Education in Its Relation to Manual Industry

byArthur Macarthur

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1888. Excerpt: ... APPENDIX SECOND TO CHAPTER V. "The Imperial Technical School of Moscow is a highclass special school, principally intended for the education of mechanical constructors, mechanical engineers, and technical engineers. "The school consists of two divisions, general and special, each of which has a course of three years. The special division is divided into three branches--mechanical construction, mechanical engineering, and technological engineering. "The three years' course of the general division embraces the following subjects: Religion, free-hand and linear drawing, descriptive geometry, general physics, zoology, botany, mineralogy, chemistry, geodesy, analytical geometry, higher algebra, differential and integral calculus, general mechanics, drawing of machine-parts, the French and German languages, i. e., all scientific subjects, the previous knowledge of which is required from the pupils of all the three following branches. "In the special department, the three years' course of the three branches contains the following subjects: Organic and analytical chemistry, metallurgy, practical physics, mechanical and chemical technology, technics of wood and metals, analytical mechanics, construction of machines, practical mechanics, railway construction, engineering and constructive art, projecting and estimating of machines, works, and mills, industrial statistics, and book-keeping. "A fourth division is designed exclusively for the education of foremen (contremaitres), and is called the Practical Section. It is reserved for pupils who have received good marks for conduct and for manual work, but whose theoretical attainments are insufficient for the requirements of the third class. Instead of passing into this, they are put in the Practical Section, where mu...
Title:Education in Its Relation to Manual IndustryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:116 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.24 inPublished:February 4, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:021792770X

ISBN - 13:9780217927703