ERIC Number: ED361781
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication (17th, San Diego, California, October 11-13, 1990).
Zappen, James P., Ed.; Katz, Susan, Ed.
Based on the theme of assessment, this proceedings presents papers and discussions from the annual meeting of the Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication (CPTSC). Three papers in the proceedings discussing curricula are: "Model(s) for Educating Professional Communicators" (Marilyn M. Cooper); "Summary of Discussion of Model(s) for Educating Professional Communicators" (Karen A. Schriver); "Summary of Discussion of Model(s) for Educating Professionals Who Communicate" (Daniel Riordan). Four papers discussing program assessment are: "Reassessing Program Assessment: The Other Side of the Coin" (Carol S. Lipson); "Measuring Institutional Culture: An Anthropological Approach to Assessment (Response to 'Reassessing Program Assessment: The Other Side of the Coin')" (Carole Yee); "Evaluating Service Programs in Scientific and Technical Communication: How Can Qualitative Research Help Us?" (Jimmie Killingsworth); and "Summary of Discussion of Papers on Program Assessment" (Henrietta Nickels Shirk). The proceedings also includes a message from the president of CPTSC, the conference program, and results of the annual business meeting. Appendixes presenting the constitution, a list of meeting sites and dates, a list of members, and a list of ERIC document numbers for past proceedings of the CPTSC. (RS)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication.