ERIC Number: ED248889
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984-May
Reference Count: N/A
Courseware Portability. Proceedings of the International Conference of the Association for the Development of Computer-Based Instructional Systems (25th, Columbus, Ohio, May 14-17, 1984).
Association for the Development of Computer-based Instructional Systems.
This conference collection presents 40 complete papers and abstracts of 33 project reports and 19 poster sessions, representing discussions of a variety of issues in the applications of computers to learning in business, industry, education, government, and the military services. A presentation on the conference topic "Courseware Transportability through Networking," by Greg Kearsley, is followed by papers that are grouped by topics related to ten special interest groups of the Association for the Development of Computer-Based Instructional Systems: (1) computer-based training; (2) elementary/secondary, junior college; (3) educators of the handicapped; (4) health education; (5) home economics consortium; (6) math; (7) mini/micro; (8) music consortium; (9) Plato Users; and (10) theory and research. Most of the complete papers include abstracts and references. Abstracts of project reports describe programs involving interactive video, computer-based instruction, computer-based authoring systems, and other applications of technology to education and training. Poster session abstracts address such topics as interactive computer graphics, an electronic logbook/evaluation system for clinical training, application of hand-held computers in training, simulations of the clinical encounter, interactive videodisc, and software development. (LMM)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Researchers
Authoring Institution: Association for the Development of Computer-based Instructional Systems.