ERIC Number: EJ312141
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
What Should Introductory Courses Do?
Gregory, Marshall W.
New Directions for Teaching and Learning, (Rejuvenating Introductory Courses) n20 p25-38 Dec 1984
Steps to improving introductory courses to keep the appropriate liberal education emphasis include: teach less, restructure testing, relate course content to problems in the outside world, pursue ethical issues, balance facts with other forms of knowledge, teach the arts of discussion and critical thinking, and help students develop wisdom. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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