ERIC Number: ED374714
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994-May
Reference Count: N/A
Faculty Instructional Workload.
Colorado Commission on Higher Education, Denver.
This report provides data on instructional workloads at 28 Colorado public universities, colleges, and community colleges during the 1992-93 academic year. The workload data includes classroom and laboratory instruction (Type A), as well as individual instruction (Type B), such as independent study, thesis hours, and dissertation hours. It does not include research, public service, and student advising. Comparative data measure: (1) total instructional full-time (FT) faculty and full-time equivalent (FTE) students; (2) distribution of total student credit hours; (3) teaching load per FTE FT faculty; (4) average number of students per Type A class; (5) average weekly contact hours per FTE FT faculty; (6) average Type A students per credit hours FTE FT faculty; (7) average Type B student credit hours per FTE FT faculty; (8) overall distribution of contact hours by type of instructor; and (9) distribution of lower division, upper division, and graduate contact hours by type of instructor. Detailed information on each institution is also provided, as well as comments by individual institutions on the nature of instructional workloads at their institution. Copies of the data collection form, definitions of terms, and institutional groupings are also included. (MDM)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Colorado Commission on Higher Education, Denver.
Identifiers - Location: Colorado