ERIC Number: ED121201
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Some Thoughts on Higher Education. Occasional Paper No. 15.
The role of the university in national development, the relationship between undergraduate and graduate instruction, the value and place of interdisciplinary studies, and the interconnections between academic objectivity and moral purpose are discussed. The paper was delivered for an Indonesian audience but universal problems are addressed. Further consideration is given to equity and employment, development of regional universities, problem oriented education, curriculum reform, citizen employability, and the learning capacity of a nation. (LBH)
Descriptors: Cultural Awareness, Developing Nations, Educational Objectives, Educational Responsibility, Educational Sociology, Employment Potential, Higher Education, Individual Development, Interdisciplinary Approach, Job Training, Relevance (Education), Social Influences, Speeches
International Council for Educational Development, 680 Fifth Avenue, New York, New York 10019
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Council for Educational Development, New York, NY.