ERIC Number: ED082651
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Report on the Information Management Training Institute, Summer 1972.
Welch, James A.
Sessions of the Information Management Training Institute, sponsored by Tennesses State University and Meharry Medical College, are presented in this report. Presentations are divided into five sections: data collection, data manipulation, remote data access, reporting, and team presentations. The first section emphasizes data collection and analysis for higher education and the college accountability/grading/information system (CAGIS). The section on data manipulation presents a brief discussion of statistical indicators and a data preparation and analysis workbook. The third section on remote data access concerns remote operation of a time-sharing computer. Management reporting, discussed in the fourth section, emphasizes establishing goals and objectives, developing the system, implementing the system, schedulting and planning, and evaluating and maximizing performance. Three flip charts are displayed in the team presentations. (MJM)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Meharry Medical Coll., Nashville, TN.; Tennessee State Univ., Nashville.
Authoring Institution: Institute for Services to Education, Inc., Washington, DC.