Accession Number : ADA320895

Title :   Pattern Recognition Training for Combat Leaders: Sample Training Package,

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Apr-Sep 89,

Corporate Author : LB AND M ASSOCIATES INC LAWTON OK

Personal Author(s) : Thronesbery, Carroll ; Sullivan, B. D. ; Rhoads, Ron

PDF Url : ADA320895

Report Date : JAN 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 220

Abstract : Lesson plans were developed to facilitate and increase pattern recognition for combat leaders. Following an overview of the pattern recognition approach to training, this report contains a demonstration package that illustrates implementation of the pattern recognition approach to training. An extensive set of storyboards offers instructional material covering enemy situation understanding from an elementary to an advanced level. It incorporates the development of key pattern concepts that are used in threat evaluation during Intelligence Preparation of the Battlefield. The demonstration materials additionally provide training for Soviet tactical considerations of a motorized rifle regiment during two tactical scenarios.

Descriptors :   *PATTERN RECOGNITION, *PROGRAMMED INSTRUCTION, *BATTLE MANAGEMENT, SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, DECISION MAKING, SKILLS, BATTALION LEVEL ORGANIZATIONS, ARMY PERSONNEL, ARMY TRAINING, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), BATTLEFIELDS, THREAT EVALUATION, WAR GAMES, TACTICAL ANALYSIS, COURSES(EDUCATION), MAN COMPUTER INTERFACE, COMPUTER AIDED INSTRUCTION, MENTAL ABILITY, LEADERSHIP TRAINING, CUES(STIMULI), CONDITIONING(LEARNING), HABITUATION LEARNING.

Subject Categories : Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
      Psychology
      Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE