ERIC Number: ED082542
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-May-4
Reference Count: 0
Symposium on "A Unit/Credit System for Modern Languages in Adult Education:" General Orientation Paper.
Council of Europe, Strasbourg (France). Committee for Out-of-School Education and Cultural Development.
Plans and objectives for a symposium on the development of a system of language instruction for European adults, patterned after the American unit/credit concept, are outlined in this orientation paper. The background and rationale for the symposium reflect an emerging interest in European education which will allow for greater flexibility in curriculum development and for the individualization of instructional programs. Summaries of several preparatory meetings concerning the symposium are included. (RL)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Conferences, Credit Courses, Credits, Curriculum Development, Educational Strategies, Individualized Programs, Instructional Improvement, Language Instruction, Language Programs, Modern Languages, Second Language Learning, Second Languages, Student Evaluation, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council of Europe, Strasbourg (France). Committee for Out-of-School Education and Cultural Development.
Note: Symposium scheduled to be held at St. Wolfgang, Austria, June 17-18, 1973