Accession Number : ADA296575

Title :   DoD Training: Many DoD Linguists Do Not Meet Minimum Proficiency Standards.

Corporate Author : GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC NATIONAL SECURITY AND INTERNATIONAL A FFAIRS DIV

PDF Url : ADA296575

Report Date : JUL 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 32

Abstract : This report reviews Department of Defense (DOD) training of linguists engaged in intelligence-related activities. Our objectives were to examine (1) the language and technical training provided to DOD linguists and (2) DOD and military service policies and procedures governing the management, training, and compensation of the linguist workforce. (MM)

Descriptors :   *MILITARY INTELLIGENCE, *LANGUAGE TRANSLATION, *TRANSLATORS, *FOREIGN LANGUAGES, MILITARY PERSONNEL, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, SKILLS, TRAINING, STANDARDS, CIVILIAN PERSONNEL, PROFICIENCY, LINGUISTICS.

Subject Categories : Linguistics
      Personnel Management and Labor Relations
      Military Intelligence

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE