ERIC Number: EJ556217
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
The Freshman Year Experience and Geography: Linking Student Retention and the Introductory Geography Curriculum.
Sommers, Brian J.
Journal of Geography, v96 n5 p243-49 Sep-Oct 1997
Profiles an Introduction to Geography course that integrates first year experience (FYE) materials into the curriculum. FYE programs are designed to aid students in the transition to college, develop study skills, increase awareness of useful resources, help students understand the community of the university, and encourage critical thinking. (MJP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
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