ERIC Number: ED112864
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
Training Policies for Computer Manpower and Users. OECD Informatics Studies 9.
Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, Paris (France).
This document contains twelve reports which were presented at the Seminar on Training Policies for Computer Manpower and Users held in Paris, May 1973. The seminar was sponsored by the Computer Utilization Group of the new Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Reports were submitted on the following topics: characteristics and general trends in informatics, the quality of future computer specialists' education, responsibility for training in information processing, training for management, philosophy and contents of training for computing, computer science in secondary education, costs and technical facilities for training, career profiles in EDP, recurrent and permanent education and training, impact on social structures of computer science training in education systems and a demand forecast survey of information processing engineers in Japan. A statement of conclusion and recommendation concerning training policies was drafted in early 1974 by experts in the field and is included, in this document. An appendix lists names and addresses of delegates, experts, and observers attending the seminar. (CH)
Descriptors: Administrator Education, Computer Oriented Programs, Computer Science, Computer Science Education, Conference Reports, Data Processing, Educational Needs, Professional Continuing Education, Professional Training, Programing, Seminars, Social Influences, Training Objectives
OECD Publications Center, Suite 1207, 1750 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20006 ($6.50)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, Paris (France).
Identifiers - Location: Japan