A. Compile and use vocabulary related to can purchase and maintenance.
B. analyze economic factors that should be considered when purchasing an automobile.
C. Identify factors that contribute to safe driving habits.
A. Vehicle Purchase
1. Analyze personal needs
2. Analyze economic resources available
3. Discuss availability of cars for purchase
a. New car dealers
b. Used car dealers
c. Private sale
e. Bank repo's
4. Making the offer
B. Vehicle Maintenance
2. Service and maintenance agreements
3. Local repair services
4. Estimate annual maintenance cost
C. Safe Driving Practices
2. Defensive driving
3. Legal responsibilities
4. Rules of the road
5. Accident reports
III.TEXTBOOK / SPECIAL MATERIALS:
Economics for Consumers, Houghton Miffler Co.
Owning An Automobile, Follett
Safe Driving in Illinois, Illinois Office of Education
Teacher generated materials
Students will receive an "S" for satisfactory progress or an "I" for incomplete based upon
class attendance, participation and mastery of assigned task.
V. CONDUCT CODE/ACADEMIC INTEGRITY POLICY
As a student at DACC, you are expected to exhibit conduct compatible with the educational
mission of the college. It is your responsibility to become familiar with and adhere to the
DACC Student Code and the Academic Integrity Policy, as contained in the Student Handbook.
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