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ERIC Number: EJ547647
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0271-0560
Using Technology to Enhance Students' Skills.
Deden, Ann; Carter, Vicki K.
New Directions for Higher Education, n96 p81-92 Win 1996
Identifies five forces driving colleges and universities to incorporate computer technology into curricula: improved information access; realism of simulation; work-related need for technology-based communication skills; potential for asynchronous learning; and potential to stimulate and support faculty development and renewal. Discusses challenges associated with technology, notes innovative uses at private and public institutions, and examines cost considerations. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "Preparing Competent College Graduates: Setting New and Higher Expectations for Student Learning," Number 96.