ERIC Number: ED311187
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
World Perspective Case Descriptions on Educational Programs for Adults: United Kingdom.
This case description of an adult education program in Wales is part of a set that reflects a cooperative effort by adult educators to increase international understanding of various educational programs for adults in their societal context. A face sheet provides this information: name, organization, and address of the person who prepared the case description; program name or title; type of program; type of organization with which the case program is associated; and basic characteristics of service. The project described, Heartbeat Wales, is a demonstration program to test the feasibility of modifying risk factors for cardiovascular disease. This health promotion project aims at changing life-styles, teaching about nutrition, working with local governments, and involving the medical profession and voluntary organizations. In addition to the case description, this document includes information on the World Perspective case study project as well as indexes of all cases by country and by category. (YLB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Kellogg Foundation, Battle Creek, MI.
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Wales)