ERIC Number: ED121572
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
Engineering in the Service of Society: New Educational Programs. IEEE Workshop Record. University of Kentucky, Lexington, August 26-27, 1974).
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc., New York, NY.; Kentucky Univ., Lexington. Coll. of Engineering.
Twenty-seven papers related to the themes of making engineering education more responsive to societal needs and integrating social implications into curriculum which were read and/or submitted at the workshop appear in the text. In addition, the results of five workshops sessions are reported. Summaries and recommendations are made in the areas of: (1) Gaining acceptance of technology and societal changes in an engineering curriculum, (2) How to interact with public policy decision makers, (3) Technology and society courses for non-engineers, and (5) Engineering education for societal interaction. (Editor/CP)
Descriptors: College Science, Conference Reports, Curriculum Development, Engineering Education, Higher Education, Instruction, Instructional Programs, Program Descriptions, Public Relations, Social Relations
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc., New York, NY.; Kentucky Univ., Lexington. Coll. of Engineering.
Note: For the separate edition of the Keynote Address, see SE 020 274