Accession Number : AD0721159

Title :   Project IMPACT - Computer-Administered Instruction: Description of the Hardware/Software Subsystem.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.

Corporate Author : HUMAN RESOURCES RESEARCH ORGANIZATION ALEXANDRIA VA

Report Date : DEC 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 62

Abstract : Project IMPACT is a comprehensive advanced development project designed to produce an effective and economical computer-administered instruction (CAI) system for the Army. In this report the computer hardware and software capabilities of the prototype system are described. The components of the computer hardware/software subsystem are discussed in terms of the four main activities they support. These activities are: Administering instruction to students; Implementing courses into CAI format; Evaluating students, courses, and instructional decision models; Performing administrative functions in a school. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ARMY TRAINING, *PROGRAMMED INSTRUCTION), ARMY PERSONNEL, TEACHING MACHINES, DISPLAY SYSTEMS, DATA PROCESSING, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING

Subject Categories : Humanities and History
      Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE