ERIC Number: ED059863
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967
Reference Count: 0
Undergraduate Teaching in the Animal Sciences, Proceedings of a Conference.
Commission on Education in Agriculture and Natural Resources, Washington, DC.; National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council, Washington, DC.
The proceedings of a conference which reviewed the content of undergraduate animal science curricula, content of courses in the animal sciences, and methods and materials used in undergraduate teaching in the animal sciences are presented in this bulletin. These individual papers are included: Trends in Animal Agriculture and the Future of Undergraduate Training in the Animal Sciences; Curriculum Development for Animal Science; Curriculum Development Projects for Technician Training Programs in Agriculture; Sourcebooks for College Teaching in Plant Pathology and Mycology; Sourcebooks for College Teaching in Crop Science and Soil Science; Animal Science in Basically Negro Colleges; and Remarks on the Land-Grant Colleges. Reports from working groups present recommendations in these areas: curriculum content, course content, instructional methods and materials, teaching in animal genetics, animal physiology, animal nutrition, and animal production. (PR)
Descriptors: Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, College Programs, College Science, Conferences, Curriculum, Curriculum Development, Plant Science
Printing and Publishing Office, National Academy of Sciences, 2101 Constitution Avenue, Washington, D.C. 20418
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Commission on Education in Agriculture and Natural Resources, Washington, DC.; National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: National Research Council
Note: Proceedings of the Conference on Undergraduate Teaching in the Animal Sciences, Washington, D.C., May 20 and 21, 1966