ERIC Number: EJ603608
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Academic Accountability and University Adaptation: The Architecture of an Academic Learning Organization.
Dill, David D.
Higher Education, v38 n2 p127-54 Sep 1999
Discussses various adaptations in organizational structure and governance of academic learning institutions, using case studies of universities that are attempting to improve the quality of teaching and the learning process. Identifies five characteristics typical of such organizations: (1) a culture of evidence; (2) improved coordination of teaching units; (3) learning from others; (4) university-wide coordination of learning; and (5) knowledge transfer. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Note: Theme issue: "Changes in Higher Education and Its Societal Context as a Challenge for Future Research."