ERIC Number: ED179764
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
Computerized Career Information and Guidance Systems. Information Series No. 178.
Clyde, John S.
This review of computerized career information and guidance systems begins with a discussion of the increase in computer systems in daily life. Part 2 examines the emergence of a national career information system program. The development of computerized systems that assist in career decision making is described in part 3. Part 4 provides descriptive information on leading computerized systems, comparing such elements as effectiveness, user populations, marketing services, and others. Part 5 reviews the literature on system research and evaluation for the following populations: junior/senior high school students, postsecondary students, and non-school adults. The review also contains charts illustrating the various elements of the different systems. Appended materials include proposed standards and self-evaluation guides for system assessment and a list of systems publications. (CT)
Descriptors: Adults, Career Development, Career Opportunities, Career Planning, Computers, Decision Making, High Schools, Information Systems, Junior High School Students, Postsecondary Education, Program Development, School Counseling, Systems Analysis
National Center Publications, National Center for Research in Vocational Education, The Ohio State University, 1960 Kenny Road, Columbus, Ohio 43210 ($4.50)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.; ERIC Clearinghouse on Adult, Career, and Vocational Education, Columbus, OH.