Accession Number:

AD0619030

Title:

SYSTEMS ANALYSIS AND DECISION-MAKING IN EDUCATION.

Descriptive Note:

Professional paper,

Corporate Author:

SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

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Report Date:

1965-06-28

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

This paper defines the terms system, system approach, and systems analysis, and describes a variety of systems in defense and non-defense areas. In education, the primary focus of systems analysis is on detailed description of operations, understanding the functional interactions of system components, and the flow of information for decision-making within the system. General principles involved in systems analysis are described and some outcomes of such analysis are provided. Implications of systems analysis for more effective educational decision-making are also discussed. Author

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE