ERIC Number: ED081417
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973
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Practicums: National Ed.D. Program for Community College Faculty [and] Nova University National Ed.D. Program for Community College Faculty.
Scigliano, John A.; Barton, George M.
The practicum process at Nova University is designed to enable the participants in the Ed.D. Program for Community College Administrators and Faculty to investigate an educational problem at his or her own institution, and to reach conclusions and offer recommendations related to effecting a change at the institution. The primary purpose of this guide is to explain what Nova University expects of the practicum participants and to provide guidelines in the preparation of practicum proposals and the final report. The guide is organized into the following sections: Introduction; What Is a Practicum; Selection of Practicum Topics (curriculum development, applied educational research and evaluation, college governance, learning theory and applications, societal factors, or educational policy systems); Examples of Practicum Topics; Joint Practicums (groups of two or three participants); Practicum Proposal (submission, evaluation, format, title page, and check sheet); and Final Practicum Reports (submission, format, title page, evaluation, submission of abstract, style manual, and peer signature sheet). (DB)
Descriptors: Administrator Education, Change Agents, College Faculty, Community Colleges, Graduate Study, Guides, Higher Education, Inservice Education, Practicums, Problem Solving, Program Descriptions, Research Proposals, Teacher Education
Nova University Press, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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Authoring Institution: Nova Univ., Fort Lauderdale, FL.