ERIC Number: EJ467389
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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General Education Reform and the Computer Revolution.
Ferren, Ann S.
Journal of General Education, v42 n3 p164-77 1993
Reviews arguments surrounding the inclusion of computer literacy as part of core requirements for all undergraduates, considering the effect of the current postsecondary educational reform movement. Describes seven models for linking general education and computer science, and highlights American University's approach, which integrates computing into all courses. (PAA)
Descriptors: Computer Literacy, Computer Oriented Programs, Computer Science Education, Core Curriculum, Curriculum Design, Educational Change, Educational Objectives, General Education, Higher Education, Job Skills, Models, Program Descriptions, Program Development, Role of Education, Student Development
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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