Accession Number : AD0702476

Title :   THE DEVELOPMENT AND EVALUATION OF A TELEPROCESSED COMPUTER-ASSISTED INSTRUCTION COURSE IN THE RECOGNITION OF MALARIAL PARASITES.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 May 67-30 Jun 68,

Corporate Author : PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIV UNIVERSITY PARK COMPUTER ASSISTED INSTRUCTION LAB

Personal Author(s) : Mitzel,Harold E.

Report Date : 30 JUN 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 76

Abstract : This report covers the development and evaluation of a computer-assisted instruction course in the recognition of malarial parasites, which includes stage discrimination, species discrimination, and case histories. Segments developed use Coursewriter as an author language and are presented via a display terminal that permits two-way communication with an IBM computer located at Penn State's Computer Building, University Park, Pennsylvania. In addition to typewriter printout and keyboard, the student is provided with slide images and audio messages under program control. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PLASMODIUM, DETECTION), (*PROGRAMMED INSTRUCTION, DIAGNOSIS(MEDICINE)), (*TEACHING MACHINES, COMPUTERS), EDUCATION, DISEASES, PARASITES, TRAINING DEVICES, IDENTIFICATION, EFFICIENCY, FLOW CHARTING, INPUT OUTPUT DEVICES, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, PATHOLOGY

Subject Categories : Humanities and History
      Microbiology
      Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE