ERIC Number: ED269092
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986-May
Reference Count: 0
The Comprehensive Community College: Study Guide.
Ratcliff, James L.
This course outline and study guide for "The Comprehensive Community College," a graduate course offered at Iowa State University, lists topics, objectives, and references for each of the 13 topic-based units in the course. Introductory material indicates that the course, which was designed for practicing and aspiring community college professionals, emphasizes the development, purposes, functions, and current programs of two-year colleges. The bulk of the guide consists of outlines for the topic-based units, which focus on: (1) characteristics and functions of two-year colleges; (2) history and status of the two-year college movement; (3) the community college student; (4) university parallel education and articulation with four-year colleges; (5) occupational/career education; (6) general education and liberal arts education; (7) adult and continuing education and community services; (8) developmental/remedial education; (9) student services in the community college; (10) the community college faculty; (11) organization and administration of community colleges; (12) financing community colleges; and (13) the future of the community college movement. (EJV)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Iowa State Univ. of Science and Technology, Ames. Coll. of Education.
Note: Document contains small print.