ERIC Number: ED042610
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
Computers in Education: Their Use and Cost, Education Automation Monograph Number 2.
American Data Processing, Inc., Detroit, MI.
This monograph on the cost and use of computers in education consists of two parts. Part I is a report of the President's Science Advisory Committee concerning the cost and use of the computer in undergraduate, secondary, and higher education. In addition, the report contains a discussion of the interaction between research and educational uses of computers, the education of the faculty in the use of computers, and the role of the large university computing facility. Examples of computer usage in instruction in both the sciences and humanities are cited. Part II of the monograph contains (1) an overview of the selection of a media system, and a discussion of (2) its methodology, (3) cost estimates, (4) cost-saving and considerations, and (5) regulatory implications of electronic systems. (LC)
Descriptors: Computer Oriented Programs, Computers, Cost Effectiveness, Data Processing, Educational Technology, Equipment Utilization, Facilities, Higher Education, Program Descriptions, Systems Concepts
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Authoring Institution: American Data Processing, Inc., Detroit, MI.