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ERIC Number: ED159371
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Pages: 39
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Vocational and Technical Education. Annual Report, 1976-77.
Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education.
Department activities in the areas of instruction, research and special training, and professional service are described in this annual report on vocational and technical education at the University of Minnesota. An introduction describes the organization and governance, resources (fiscal, staff, and facilities), and planning for the department, which offers instructional programs in the fields of agriculture, business, distributive, home economics, and industrial education at the baccalaureate, master's, specialist, and doctoral levels. In the section on instruction, figures on student registration, number of degrees awarded, and placement of graduates are listed for each year, 1972-77, and the instructional programs are briefly described: undergraduate and graduate-level degree programs and off-campus instruction. Program development and evaluation activities are also outlined for 1976-77 when the department served 527 on-campus students and 1,300 employed vocational teachers in off-campus courses. The research section lists department-sponsored and externally sponsored research, development, and dissemination projects with director, funding agency, and amount of annual support for each. Professional services to the university and to external agencies are described in the final section, which includes lists of faculty publications and professional activities of the individual members. A personnel directory is appended. (JT)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education.