Accession Number : ADA183750

Title :   ADA (Trade Name) Software Engineering Education and Training Symposium (2nd) Held in Dallas, Texas on 9-11 June 1987.

Descriptive Note : Annual rept.,

Corporate Author : ADA JOINT PROGRAM OFFICE ARLINGTON VA

Personal Author(s) : McDonald,Catherine ; Kee,Greg

PDF Url : ADA183750

Report Date : 11 Jun 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 208

Abstract : This paper details management process used to initiate development of an ADA training program. An overview of the various issues involved is followed by a description of the implementation procedure. The setting is a training department in a commercial environment. The existing staff have various technical, teaching, and course development skills but no ADA experience. One consideration is whether to hire an ADA expert from outside or develop ADA expertise from within. Another concern is how to determine goals and objectives for the ADA training program. A discussion of the different training materials to be developed is coupled with a description of the methods used for obtaining necessary resources. Finally, means of evaluating the quality of training are discussed. Keywords: Syntax; High level languages.

Descriptors :   *INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS, *COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, *TRAINING DEVICES, COMMERCE, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, EDUCATION, HIGH LEVEL LANGUAGES, MANAGEMENT, QUALITY, SYMPOSIA, SYNTAX, SYSTEMS ENGINEERING, TRAINING

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE