ERIC Number: ED296864
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: N/A
Computers in Life Science Education. Volumes 1 through 4, 1984-1987.
Modell, Harold, Ed.
Computers in Life Science Education, v1-4 1984-87
Designed to serve as a means of communication among life science educators who anticipate or are currently using microcomputers as an educational tool, these four volumes of newsletters provide background information and practical suggestions on computer use in over 80 articles. Topic areas include: (1) teaching physiology and other life sciences by microcomputer; (2) enhancing lectures with a microcomputer; (3) simulation of biological systems; (4) projecting microcomputer images; (5) optical videodiscs; (6) computers in the student laboratory; (7) tutorials in anatomy and physiology community college classes; (8) computer-based exam construction in microbiology and immunology; (9) interactive video; (10) programing languages; (11) input/output design; and (12) computer-assisted instruction for health care professionals. Also provided are guidelines for the preparation and submission of articles to the newsletter, subscription information, indexes for each volume, and lists meetings and synopses. "Where's the Software?" and "Keeping Abreast of the Literature" are periodic feature articles. (ML)
Descriptors: Biological Sciences, College Science, Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Uses in Education, Courseware, Higher Education, Instructional Improvement, Microcomputers, Newsletters, Science Education, Science Instruction, Secondary Education, Secondary School Science, Teaching Methods
National Resource for Computers in Life Science Education, Mail Stop RC-70, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 (Subscription $30.00 U.S., Canada; $50.00 Mexico, Europe).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Resource for Computers in Life Science Education, Seattle, WA.