ERIC Number: ED196846
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Abstract of Research Performed by the Research Committee Since July 1978. Report No. 10.
McKenzie, R. W.
Reports on all the research projects performed under the aegis of the Nedlands College Research Committee since July 1978 are presented in summary form. Abstracts on the following projects are offered: (1) Nedlands action project; (2) measurement of academic staff workloads; (3) measurement of student workloads; (4) causes of student withdrawals; (5) teaching of children of different cultural backgrounds; (6) survey of science graduates from Nedlands College; (7) seminar on discipline in secondary schools; (8) inquiry into good teaching; and (9) survey of research requirements of academic staff members. Brief annotations are given of reports still in preparation on the role of teaching practice, a pilot study on patterns of student stress, and a study of occupational skills and employment opportunities. (JD)
Descriptors: Discipline, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Minority Group Children, Multicultural Education, Research Opportunities, Research Projects, Research Reports, Science Careers, Secondary Education, Student Attrition, Teacher Education, Teacher Effectiveness, Teaching Experience, Teaching Load
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Nedlands Coll. of Advanced Education (Australia).