ERIC Number: ED163846
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-May-17
Reference Count: 0
The Swedish Programme for Research into Higher Education, R&D for Higher Education, 1978:4.
National Swedish Board of Universities and Colleges, Stockholm. Research and Development Unit.
The research program of the National Swedish Board of Universities and Colleges is concerned with four main areas: the role of higher education in society, higher education as a system (structure and governance), the environment and working methods of research and of teaching. Some work has also been started in research and development organization and planning. The current status of each area, including recent reports, conferences, and current projects are presented. The management of the research program and the program's links to the organization of higher education are described briefly. The budget for 1978-79 and conference plans are included. Appendices deal with the distribution of the resources between university subjects and problem areas, subjects represented by the leading researcher, and the composition of the program's advisory groups problem area meetings. (SW)
Descriptors: Administrative Organization, College Administration, Concept Formation, Educational Benefits, Educational Objectives, Foreign Countries, Governance, Higher Education, Learning Theories, Postsecondary Education as a Field of Study, Research and Development Centers, Research Projects, Research Reviews (Publications), Research Skills, Researchers
National Board of Universities and Colleges, R&D Unit, P.O. Box 45501, S-104 30 Stockholm, Sweden
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Swedish Board of Universities and Colleges, Stockholm. Research and Development Unit.
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