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ERIC Number: ED271570
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986-May-16
Pages: 10
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Safety Measures with Communicable Diseases. Courseware Evaluation for Vocational and Technical Education.
Yarbrough, Stephen
This courseware evaluation rates the "Safety Measures with Communicable Diseases" program developed by Lane Community College in Eugene, Oregon. (This program--not contained in this document--is designed to teach means of preventing the spread of communicable respiratory diseases and ways of protecting oneself.) Part A describes the program in terms of subject area (allied health, nursing) and hardware requirements (Apple II+, IIe, IIc), indicates its suitability for use as a tutorial for grades 11-adult, and gives a time estimate for use (30 minutes). Availability information includes cost ($5.00), loan policy (4 weeks), and address of the seller, the Oregon Department of Education. Part B contains the evaluation criteria in eight categories; reviewer ratings appear as yes, somewhat, no, and not applicable, with explanatory comments. Part C summarizes the evaluation. This courseware received overall ratings of "yes" in the categories of subject matter, technical presentation, program interaction, and documentation; and "somewhat" for student interaction and student evaluation. Work behavior and applications programs were not applicable. The program is recommended for use as a tutorial. (SK)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Media Staff; Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.
Note: For the basic evaluation form, see ED 244 058.