ERIC Number: ED071385
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
Layman's Guide to the Use of Computers.
Association for Educational Data Systems, Washington, DC.
In this introductory pamphlet, computers are defined, and the main components of a computer system (input, storage or memory, control, arithmetic logic, and output), the language of the computer and use of computers in education are discussed. The latter section considers computer science, computer-assisted instruction, programed instruction, educational games, and use of computers in counseling. Examples of programs in each area are given. A glossary is provided. The style is nontechnical and the treatment is brief. (JK)
Descriptors: Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Science, Computer Science Education, Computers, Counseling Services, Educational Games, Glossaries, Guides, Programed Instruction, Programing Languages
Association for Educational Data Systems, 1201 Sixteenth Street, N.W. Washington, D. C. 20036 ($3.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association for Educational Data Systems, Washington, DC.