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Microcomputer vs. Minicomputer for Educational Computing

Educational Technology Volume 18, Number 11, ISSN 0013-1962


Focuses on the advantages of using the microcomputer rather than the minicomputer. Descriptions of the programing process and system components for the microcomputer are followed by a list of 11 types of computer programs that can be processed at this time, and a brief discussion of research goals. (RAO)


Matthews, J.I. (1978). Microcomputer vs. Minicomputer for Educational Computing. Educational Technology, 18(11), 19-22. Retrieved May 25, 2020 from .

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