Accession Number : AD0751776

Title :   Project IMPACT Software Documentation Overview of the Computer-Administered Instruction Subsystem.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : HUMAN RESOURCES RESEARCH ORGANIZATION ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s) : Steizer,John ; Garneau,Jean

Report Date : AUG 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 35

Abstract : REPT.,Steizer,John ;Garneau,Jean ;HUMRRO-TR-72-21DAHC19-73-C-0004DA-2-Q-063101-D-734(*programmed instruction, *computer programming), data processing, real timeoff line systems, ibm 370 computers, ibm-360 computers, impact project, *computer aided instructionThe overview of the IMPACT Computer-Administered Instruction Software Subsystem describes the rationale and motivation for the development of the software. A series of Research Products, available through information retrieval systems, will completely document the technical details of the software. In this overview, software subsystem components are identified and their interactions are described. The system is described in terms of real-time vs. off-line operations. Flowcharts are provided to show the general pattern of information processing within the system. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PROGRAMMED INSTRUCTION, *COMPUTER PROGRAMMING), DATA PROCESSING, REAL TIME

Subject Categories : Humanities and History
      Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE