Accession Number:

AD0658476

Title:

APPLICATIONS OF COMPUTERS IN EDUCATION

Descriptive Note:

Professional paper

Corporate Author:

SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT CORP SANTA MONICA CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-08-29

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

Four areas of computer applications to education are described 1 the computer as a subject of instruction 2 as a tool of instruction 3 as a research and development tool and 4 as a management tool. These applications are viewed in the context of an operational time-sharing system connecting many schools with a central computer. Three problem areas in implementing such a system are discussed 1 man-machine communication 2 cost-effectiveness and 3 user acceptance.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law
  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Computer Hardware
  • Computer Systems
  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE