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ERIC Number: ED297128
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988-May
Pages: 20
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
An Inventory of Skills and Attitudes Necessary for a Career in Computer Programming.
Broadbent, William
This document is an inventory of skills identified as necessary by professionals and technicians in the computer industry who supervise computer programming. It is intended as a mechanism whereby educators can compare that which they teach against what industry feels is relevant. Introductory material discusses the process of the occupational analyses, one of which resulted in this document; method employed; limitations; interpretation of industry data; and a narrative summary of industry data. The inventory of knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary for successful participation in the field of computer programing follows. The items are divided into knowledge and skills and general attitudes. Listings of the items indicate weightings assigned by industry representatives; numbers of representatives and percentages are given. The various weightings are essential, important, desirable, and not necessary. The average or mean scores are also given. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Hawaii State Dept. of Education, Honolulu. Office of the Director for Vocational Education.
Note: Produced by the Hawaii Statewide Committee on Computer Programming. For related documents, see CE 050 623-624.