ERIC Number: ED311753
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Higher Education and the Asia-Pacific Century. Proceedings of the '88 PRAHE Seoul Conference.
Kim, Chul-hwan, Ed.; Lee, Wha-kuk, Ed.
Proceedings of the Pacific Region Association for Higher Education (PRAHE) are presented, including 5 opening speeches, 6 plenary lectures, 7 invited lectures, and 13 general papers. Presentation topics include: higher education and societal change; educational exchange and the Pacific Rim; international cooperation through electronic media; cooperation of higher education with industry and research institutions; case studies of international cooperation (Korea, Australia); prospects and problems in international cooperation; university-industry cooperation; research collaboration of higher education with industry and research institutions; the Philippines' Colombo Plan Staff College for Technician Education, a case of successful cooperation between developed and developing nations; bridging the cultural divide at Obirin College (Japan); a dynamic projection for cooperative development; the University of British Columbia and international cooperation in higher education in the Asia-Pacific; the higher education research agenda for teaching and learning in a multicultural setting; the British Council's linkage role in international education; international relations from the viewpoint of self-evaluation and reform tasks at the University of Tsukuba (Japan); relationship between "caution index" and student demographic data in a Japanese language placement examination situation; direction for cooperative higher education; science education and the language of instruction; curriculum reform for cultural literacy; university management of technology transfer; and college-level engineering education for industry workers. Conference program and information about the conference organization and advisory committee are appended. (MSE)
Descriptors: Classroom Communication, Cooperative Education, Cultural Pluralism, Curriculum Development, Engineering Education, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Intercollegiate Cooperation, Intercultural Communication, International Cooperation, International Educational Exchange, Research Administration, Research and Development Centers, Science Education, Social Change, Student Placement, Technology Transfer, Telecommunications
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Korean Council for Univ. Education, Seoul (South Korea).; Ajou Univ. (South Korea).
Identifiers - Location: Asia; Australia; Canada; Japan; South Korea