ERIC Number: EJ272847
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982
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Educational Self-Determination and Degree Planning: The Metro U Experience.
Jones, Thomas B.
Alternative Higher Education: The Journal of Nontraditional Studies, v6 n4 p203-13 Sum 1982
At Metropolitan State University, the Individualized Educational Planning Course was a response to adult students' unique curriculum needs. Students learn university expectations of quality; plan solid, individualized degrees; examine what it means to be an educated person; pursue knowledge actively and successfully through informed choices; and stimulate development of interdisciplinary courses. (Author/MSE)
Descriptors: Adult Students, Curriculum Development, Degree Requirements, Experimental Colleges, External Degree Programs, Higher Education, Independent Study, Individualized Education Programs, Interdisciplinary Approach, Nontraditional Education, Special Degree Programs, State Universities, Student Participation, Urban Universities
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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