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Faculty Directory » James P. Alicata

Industrial Technology

Office Hours:

Semester: Spring 2016
Tuesday/Thursday 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Wednesday 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

Office Information:

Room Number: Conlon 208
Phone: 978-665-3047
Email: jalicata@fitchburgstate.edu

Courses Taught:

Engineering Design: Fabrication Systems II (ITEC 1300)
Construction Systems I (ITEC 1320)
Technical Drawing (ITEC 1400)
Evolution of Industrial Technology (ITEC 1700)
Introduction to Technology Education (ITEC 2010)
OSHA (ITEC 2740)
Methods of Teaching Technology Education (ITEC 3800)
Curriculum Development in Technology Education (ITEC 3810)
Practicum I in Technology Education (ITEC 4862)
Practicum II in Technology Education (ITEC 4864)
Seminar for the Beginning vocational Technical Education Teacher (OCED 2500)
Managing Student Behavior in a Healthy and Safe Environment (OCED 2520)
Teaching Methods for Vocational Technical Education-Instructional Strategies (OCED 2530)
Teaching Methods for Vocational Technical Education-Educating and Assessing the Vocational Technical Education Learner (OCED 3510)
Fundamentals of Vocational Technical Education (OCED 3517)
Developing and Implementing a Standards-Based Curriculum in Vocational Technical Education (OCED 3530)
Integrated Vocational Technical and Academic Curriculum (OCED 3546)
Assessment Standards & Evaluation (OCED 3549)
History and Philosophy of Occupational Education (OCED 7000)
Seminar in Occupational Education (OCED 7050)
Evaluation in Occupational Education (OCED 7150)
Public School Laws Relating to Occupational Education (OCED 7200)
Research and Statistics in Occupational Education (OCED 7250)
Curriculum Development in Occupational Education (OCED 7300)

Education:

Ed.D. University of Massachusetts Amherst, Occupational Education
M.P.A. Clark University, Public Administration
B.S. University of Arizona, Agricultural Education
A.S. University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Stockbridge School of Agriculture

Research Interests:

Curriculum development in Career and Technical Education, Technology/Engineering Education and Agricultural Education.

Current Projects:

Undergraduate Chair, Occupational/Vocational Education
Graduate Chair, Occupational/Vocational Education

Professional Affiliations:

ACTE
ITEEA
Massachusetts Technology/Engineering Advisory Council
MassTEC
MAVA
MVA
TEAM