ERIC Number: ED207597
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Satellite Applications for Public Service: Project Summaries.
Lauffer, Sandra; And Others
Summaries of 18 different projects involving the use of satellite communications are presented in this report, including PEACESAT Education and Communication Experiments, USP Network Satellite Communication Project, Project Satellite, Satellite Instructional Television Experiment (SITE), Appalachian Education Satellite Program, Alaska Education Demonstration: ATS-6, Telemedicine in Alaska, Satellite Technology Demonstration (STD), WAMI Regionalized Medical Education Experiment, Veterans Administration Health Communications Experiment on ATS-6 and HERMES/CTS, University of Quebec Omnibus Network, University of Western Ontario Telemedicine (Moose Factory Experiment), Memorial University Telemedicine, Project Interchange: HERMES/CTS, Curriculum Sharing by Digital TV: HERMES/CTS, Interactive Broadband Communication Network: HERMES/CTS, Personnel Development by Satellite: HERMES/CTS, and WA-WA-TA Satellite Radio Project: HERMES/CTS. Each summary contains a description of the target audience, project objective, type of media used, donors/sponsors, duration of the project, and contact person. Descriptions and results of each project are given as well as references. (CHC)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Agency for International Development (Dept. of State), Washington, DC. Clearinghouse on Development Communication.
Identifiers: Canada; Distance Education; India; United States