ERIC Number: ED201800
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
CIHED Newsletter. Volume 4, No. 2. April, 1981. Special Issue Published in Connection with the World Conference on Cooperative Education (2nd, Boston, Massachusetts, April 22-24, 1981).
Turner, Solveig M., Ed.
CIHED Newsletter, v4 n2 Apr 1981
This issue--an international overview of cooperative/work experience education--contains ten case studies and four student viewpoints. It begins with an article discussing types of cooperative/work experience programs, including those focused on in the case studies. A second article previews the Second World Conference on Cooperative Education. These case studies are then provided: (1) Australian Cooperative/Sandwich Education; (2) cooperative education in Brazil; (3) industrial training period at the Universite de Technologie de Compiegne, France; (4) Berufsakademie Baden-Wurttenberg, Federal Republic of Germany; (5) Practice School, Birla Institute of Technology, India; (6) sandwich education at Ulster Polytechnic, Northern Ireland; (7) Teaching Company, Ulster Polytechnic, Northern Ireland; (8) cooperative education models in the Netherlands; (9) sandwich courses at Trent Polytechnic, Great Britain; and (10) cooperative education in the United States. The four Northwestern University students' perspectives concern management intern experience, "Northwestern in England" program, engineering experience in Wales, and employer's view of cooperative education. Administration of cooperative education at Northwestern is also considered in three articles. An annotated listing of associations and organizations active in cooperative education and a select bibliography are appended. (YLB)
Descriptors: Career Education, Case Studies, Cooperative Education, Higher Education, Industrial Education, International Educational Exchange, Job Placement, Program Administration, Program Descriptions, School Business Relationship, Student Employment, Universities, Work Experience Programs, Work Study Programs
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Collected Works - Serials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Northeastern Univ., Boston, MA. Center for International Higher Education Documentation.
Identifiers - Location: Australia; Brazil; France; India; Netherlands; United Kingdom (Great Britain); United Kingdom (Northern Ireland); United States; West Germany