ERIC Number: ED241119
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Feb-24
Reference Count: 0
International Dimensions in Community College Education.
Innovation Abstracts, v6 n6 Feb 24 1984
A cooperative project between community colleges in the Northeast and the Universities Field Staff International (UFSI) which sought to add an international dimension to existing community college curricula is described. Two objectives of the project are listed: to broaden faculty and administrative interest and skills in international studies; and to develop modular curriculum units for use in existing courses in liberal arts, business, and health and allied sciences. Topics covered in this project description include: (1) background on UFSI; (2) goals of the project; (3) project activities including two one-day conferences, two one-day workshops which focused on specific international issues, a five-day summer institute for faculty development, and the development of learning modules; and (4) benefits of the project for community college education. (DC)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: PF Project; Universities Field Staff International
Note: For further information, contact Ms. Manon Spitzer, UFS1, Box 150, Hanover, NH 03755.