ERIC Number: ED117405
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Aug-31
Reference Count: N/A
Centre for Continuing Education Annual Report 1974-1975. A Report to the President, the Senate and the Board of Governors.
British Columbia Univ., Vancouver. Center for Continuing Education.
The activities of the Centre for Continuing Education, University of British Columbia, and its professional staff are reviewed for the 1974-75 year. A statistical report shows an overall enrollment increase of 13.74%, with part-time, evening, and correspondence credit courses showing expanded student participation and course offerings. A broad review of general education programs includes descriptions of: creative arts, daytime program and Women's Resources Centre, humanities and sciences, language institute, public affairs, social sciences, urban and regional studies, and weekend programs. Continuing professional education and special projects are described and include the following courses: adult education training, aging, agriculture, community regional planning and architecture, criminology, education-extension, engineering, forestry, continuing legal education, and social work correspondence program and human relations. The center's professional and administrative staff and its publications, as well as individual activities and publications of the professional staff are listed. The Women's Resources Centre, now firmly established, is one of the most important outreaches of the university into the community, and the center also makes available noncredit general programs free of charge to senior citizens, with 456 having participated during the past year. (LH)
Descriptors: Adult Education, College Programs, Community Services, Continuing Education Centers, Course Descriptions, Credit Courses, Enrollment, Extension Education, Foreign Countries, Noncredit Courses, Outreach Programs, Professional Continuing Education, Professional Personnel, Program Descriptions, Program Development, School Community Relationship, Universities
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: British Columbia Univ., Vancouver. Center for Continuing Education.
Identifiers - Location: Canada