ERIC Number: ED193395
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Policy/Program Analysis and Evaluation Techniques. Module 4, Long Range Forecasting. Instructors' Manual (Including Student Manual). Package VI.
Dickey, John W.
This packet contains the materials necessary for presentation of the fourth of ten modules that comprise a portion of the National Training and Development Service Urban Management Curriculum Development Project. This module focuses on long range or technical forecasting techniques which are designed to reduce predictive uncertainty in regard to unique or cataclysmic events. The packet includes a combined instructor's and student/participant manual which describes the management, objectives, and presentation of the module and cases used to study forecasting concepts. (Author/MK)
Descriptors: Case Studies, Government (Administrative Body), Government Employees, Inservice Education, Instructional Materials, Learning Modules, Long Range Planning, Management Development, Management Systems, Postsecondary Education, Prediction, Professional Continuing Education, Public Administration, Public Administration Education, Public Agencies, Public Policy, Systems Development
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Housing and Urban Development, Washington, DC. Office of Policy Development and Research.; National Training and Development Service for State and Local Government, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State Univ., Blacksburg. Div. of Environmental and Urban Systems.
Note: For related documents see UD 020 926-937. Prepared by the Center for Urban and Regional Studies. Some pages in the Appendix may be marginally legible due to broken print.