ERIC Number: EJ523088
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Educating Engineers for International Practice.
Jones, Russel C.
Liberal Education, v81 n4 p30-35 Fall 1995
The era for international practice for engineers has arrived, and each engineering education system must revise its programs to prepare graduates for practice in the global marketplace. This includes foreign-language instruction, education in cultural awareness, opportunities for international work experience, and greater emphasis on history, politics, and international relations. (MSE)
Descriptors: Change Strategies, Cultural Awareness, Education Work Relationship, Educational Change, Educational Needs, Educational Trends, Engineering Education, General Education, Higher Education, Language Role, Overseas Employment, Program Development, Relevance (Education), Second Languages, Trend Analysis
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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