ERIC Number: ED215728
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Liberal Arts Cooperative Education Program: Performance Report, 1980-1981.
Johnson, Philip E.
This report provides a first-year review (1980-81) of the Liberal Arts/Cooperative Education Program at Pima Community College. Following introductory material, the project's planned objectives and activities are enumerated and described. Next, brief descriptions are provided of the program's accomplishments in the areas of: (1) classes relating to job hunting, career planning, and human relations; (2) public relations activities undertaken at the college and within the community; (3) the use of regular Liberal Arts faculty in job development and student recruitment; (4) studies of the characteristics of students involved in the program; (5) contacts and cooperative arrangements with businesses and industries that provided jobs for Liberal Arts students; (6) the placement of students in these jobs; (7) activities designed to promote Liberal Arts faculty involvement; (8) administrative support; (9) participation by the program director in various cooperative education workshops; and (10) various other activities of the director. The 18 appendices, which constitute the bulk of the report, provide detailed information on each of these ten activity categories and include articles, curriculum materials, reports, listings of typical job openings, public relations materials, and correspondence. (KL)
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Cooperative Education, Experiential Learning, Instructor Coordinators, Liberal Arts, On the Job Training, Program Descriptions, Publicity, School Business Relationship, Student Characteristics, Student Placement, Teacher Role, Two Year Colleges, Work Experience Programs
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office for Postsecondary Education (ED), Washington, DC. Cooperative Education Program.
Authoring Institution: Pima Community Coll., Tucson, AZ.
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