ERIC Number: ED057716
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Oct-15
Reference Count: 0
Engineering Technology Education Study. Preliminary Report.
American Society for Engineering Education, Washington, DC.
This is the half-way report of a 2-year study of engineering technology education that began in August 1969. The various sections include: (1) the history, traditions and transitions of engineering technology education; (2) abstracts of 4 important reports of technology education since 1960; (3) recent trends in the field; (4) goals, objectives, and broad features of engineering technology education; (5) characteristics that differentiate between engineering, engineering technology, and industrial technology education; (6) characteristics of associate degree curricula in engineering; (7) a survey of baccalaureate engineering technology; (8) recommended characteristics of baccalaureate engineering technology programs; (9) practical engineering versus engineering technology programs; and (10) human source material for engineering technology education. (HS)
Descriptors: Engineering Education, Engineering Technology, Higher Education, Technical Education, Technological Advancement
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Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: American Society for Engineering Education, Washington, DC.