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The curriculum definition as established by the U.S. Department of Education’s Classification of Instructional Programs (“CIP”): Instructional programs that prepare individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to create products using techniques of precision craftsmanship or technical illustration.

Notable Programs in this Curriculum: Leatherworking; Precision Metal Working; Woodworking; Boilermaking. 

Prominent figures related to this curriculum:

Academic Program - Precision Production
Monument by Grinling Gibbons from Dave Rataedl

James Krenov (1920-2009)
World famous woodworker and studio furniture maker
Grinling Gibbons (1648-1721)
Dutch wood carver famous for his work in England
Antonio Citterio (1950-Present)
Prominent Italian furniture designer and industrial designer

Relevant Salary Figures: According to 2008 Bureau of Labor Statistics information, the average annual salaries of popular careers related to this curriculum are listed below. For further information, including the nature of work, employment outlook, related academic programs, and specific salary information for your region, click on the occupation of interest.

Boilermakers: $53,100
Bookbinders: $33,970
Cabinetmakers & Bench Carpenters: $30,620
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators: $34,520

Machinists: $37,490
Model Makers, Metal & Plastic: 44,700
Sheet Metal Workers: $44,310
Shoe & Leather Workers & Repairers: $24,130

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