ERIC Number: ED354928
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
The Community College and International Education: A Report of Progress. Volume III.
Fersh, Seymour, Ed.; Furlow, Richard H., Ed.
The third in a series of reports on international education efforts at individual community colleges, this publication highlights the progress made by College of DuPage in Illinois in implementing international education. Part I includes "Integrating the International/Intercultural Dimension," an essay by Maxwell C. King and Seymour H. Fersh which discusses the relationship between international and intercultural education, reviews progress made by colleges and consortia in the international education arena, and identifies basic sources and resources. In addition, part I provides information on the U.S Department of Education's Center for International Education, the ERIC Clearinghouse for Junior Colleges, the American Council on International/Intercultural Education, the College Consortium for International Studies, and Community Colleges for International Development, Inc. Part II discusses the International/Intercultural Education program at College of DuPage, including the proposal for a grant funded by the U.S. Department of Education "to plan, develop, and carry out programs to strengthen and improve undergraduate instruction in international studies and foreign languages." In addition, this section contains the proposal for continued support, an external evaluator's report, a list of and excerpts from 22 instructional modules and courses, and examples of materials distributed by the Office of International Education at College of DuPage. (MAB)
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Consortia, Cultural Activities, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Pluralism, Curriculum Development, Global Approach, Grants, Intercultural Programs, International Studies, Learning Modules, Multicultural Education, Program Descriptions, Second Language Programs, Study Abroad, Two Year Colleges, Units of Study
Office of International Education, College of DuPage, 22nd Street and Lambert Road, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-6599 ($15).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, IL.