ERIC Number: ED221370
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Proceedings. National Seminar on Educating the Engineer of the Future (Bangalore, India, January 7-10, 1979).
Institution of Engineers (India).
This volume of proceedings contains the keynote addresses, theme papers, and reports of the various technical sessions of the National Seminar on Educating the Engineers of the Future. A total of 10 technical sessions were held. Areas addressed included: (1) social and technological scenarios and technological forecasting; (2) technologies required; (3) new metallic elements for 2000 A.D.; (4) educational systems and technologies; (5) systems of education for 2000 A.D.; (6) education in basic sciences for 2000 A.D.; and (7) educating the engineer of the future in developing countries. Recommendations based on the conference are included in a final section. (Author/JN)
Descriptors: College Faculty, College Science, Engineering Education, Engineers, Foreign Countries, Futures (of Society), Higher Education, Interdisciplinary Approach, Needs Assessment, Professional Continuing Education, Science Education, Social Sciences, Teacher Education, Technical Education, Technology
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Institution of Engineers (India).
Note: Document is marginally legible.