ERIC Number: ED248740
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Improving University Teaching. Volume IV: Proceedings of the International Conference (9th, Dublin, Ireland, July 6-9, 1983).
Maryland Univ., College Park. Univ. Coll.; National Inst. for Higher Education, Dublin (Ireland).
Proceedings of the ninth international conference on improving university teaching, whose theme was "The Social Dimensions and Demands of Teaching and Technology," are presented. Texts of more than 40 papers are included. These papers were offered in seminars in the following categories: (1) Non-Traditional Methods and Settings for Teaching the Liberal Arts: Three Case Studies; (2) What We Have Learned from Our Successes and Failures in Computer-Assisted Instruction; (3) How Colleges and Universities Evaluate Professors; (4) Improving Student Performance through Automated Feedback Systems on Mainframe and Microcomputers; (5) Studies of University Lecturing; (6) Motivating Faculty in a Time of Adversity; (7) Video in Higher Education; (8) University Organization: Opportunity and Enrichment; (9) Research on Student Learning; (10) Being Sensitive to Student Responses to Computers in Courses; (11) Partnership in Professional Development; (12) The Development and Impact of Educational Television upon University Teaching and Organization: A Case Study Approach, United States, United Kingdom, Northern Ireland; and (13) Academic Work and Community Projects. (LB)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Administrative Organization, Administrators, Case Studies, College Instruction, Communication Skills, Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Literacy, Educational Technology, Educational Television, Faculty Development, Faculty Evaluation, Higher Education, Liberal Arts, Microcomputers, Professional Development, Remedial Instruction, Social Influences, Student Development, Student Evaluation of Teacher Performance, Teacher Effectiveness
University of Maryland, University College, University Boulevard at Adelphi Road, College Park, MD 20742 ($35.00 for four volumes).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Maryland Univ., College Park. Univ. Coll.; National Inst. for Higher Education, Dublin (Ireland).
Note: For related documents, see HE 017 426-427. Document contains light, small type.