ERIC Number: EJ354768
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Are Our Universities Rotten at the "Core"?
Westheimer, F. H.
Science, v236 n4806 p1165-66 Jun 5 1987
Proposes that an undergraduate core curriculum minimizes science and does not provide students with an adequate background for understanding contemporary science and technology. Critiques Harvard's science requirements in that it does not reflect the vertical or intensive nature of learning that is essential in science education. (ML)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A