ERIC Number: EJ421937
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Effects of MicroCAD on Learning Fundamental Engineering Graphical Concepts: A Qualitative Study.
Leach, James A.; Gull, Randall L.
Engineering Design Graphics Journal, v54 n1 p25-34 Win 1990
Students' reactions and performances were examined when taught engineering geometry concepts using a standard microcomputer-aided drafting software package. Two sample groups were compared based on their computer experience. Included are the methodology, data analysis, and conclusions. (KR)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, College Science, Computer Assisted Design, Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Graphics, Computer Simulation, Engineering Education, Engineering Graphics, Higher Education, Problem Solving, Qualitative Research, Science Education, Spatial Ability, Visualization
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Journal availability: See SE 547 252.