Accession Number:

AD0655759

Title:

ENGINEERING AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS: SOME DIRECTIONS FOR EDUCATION AND RESEARCH,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

In general, engineering and public affairs education should prepare a student to a Possess the tools needed to obtain a quantitative understanding of technical and social phenomena and their interaction b Be able to formulate and test predictive models for the phenomena and their interactions c Understand and be able to work with the environment d Understand and be able to apply systematic methods for analyzing and synthesizing complex, interacting, large-scale systems, in which many things may be uncertain.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law
  • Humanities and History

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE