ERIC Number: EJ212696
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979
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Northwestern and Reform of the Undergraduate Curriculum.
Weingartner, Rudolph H.
Liberal Education, v65 n3 p323-32 Fall 1979
Northwestern University's recently revised undergraduate curriculum is described. Six distributional areas of required study are: natural sciences, formal studies, social and behavioral sciences, historical studies, values, and literature and fine arts. The plan reflects the need for compensatory and transitional courses as well as for "breadth requirements." (Author/MLW)
Descriptors: College Curriculum, College Faculty, College Students, Compensatory Education, Curriculum Development, English Instruction, General Education, Higher Education, Individual Development, Interdisciplinary Approach, Language Instruction, Liberal Arts, Majors (Students), Professional Education, Transitional Programs, Undergraduate Study
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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