ERIC Number: ED264832
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Experimental Research in TV Instruction. Proceedings of an International Conference (2nd, St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada, June 21-23, 1979). [Volume 2.]
Baggaley, Jon, Ed.; Sharpe, Joan, Ed.
A foreword by Arthur M. Sullivan and an introduction by Jon P. Baggaley introduce the 12 conference papers included in this collection. The papers are as follows: (1) "Research on 'Sesame Street': Designing the Educational Context" (Rodney Dennis); (2) "'Sesame Street' in Labrador" (Graham Skanes and Lorne Taylor); (3) "Videotapes for Correspondence in Economics: First Results at the Fernuniversitat Hagen" (Wolfram Laaser); (4) "Watching Slow Learning Children Watch Television" (Patricia Porter); (5) "Attitudes and Achievement Following Live and Videotaped Instruction" (Arthur M. Sullivan, Emir Andrews, Richard Maddigan, and Cathryn Noseworthy); (6) "Some Experimental Uses of Color Television in Undergraduate Chemical Education" (Everett Nienhouse); (7) "The Effects of Placement, Delivery Format and Missed Cues on TV Presenter Ratings" (Gary Coldevin); (8) "Perceiving Reality via Mass Media" (Olle Findahl); (9) "Can Effectiveness of Televised Instruction Be Improved by Controlling Production Variables?" (P. David Mitchell); (10) "The Formative Evaluation of Instructional Television Programming Using the Program Evaluation Analysis Computer" (Rand Nickerson); (11) "Image Presentation: Some Semiological Issues" (G. Harry Jamieson); and (12) "The Utility of Experimental Research in Videotaped Instruction" (Tony Bates). An overview of the conference by a practitioner's panel (Charlotte O'Dea, Craig McNamara, and Charles Mardel) and a list of participants conclude the proceedings. (JB)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Audience Analysis, Distance Education, Educational Television, Foreign Countries, Formative Evaluation, Instructional Design, Mass Media Effects, Nontraditional Education, Production Techniques, Programing (Broadcast), Summative Evaluation, Television Research, Television Viewing, Videotape Recordings
J. Baggaley, Dept. of Education, Concordia University, H549-12, 1455 de Maisonneuve Blvd., Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3G 1M8 ($20.00).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, Ottawa (Ontario).; Memorial Univ., St. John's (Newfoundland).
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Identifiers - Location: Canada; Sweden; West Germany