ERIC Number: EJ647422
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: 0
Strategic Planning of the Graduate and Undergraduate Education in a Research University in Japan.
Higher Education Policy, v15 n1 p55-60 Mar 2002
Describes a model used at Japan's Hokkaido University to integrate general and specialized education. For undergraduate study, the common core curriculum is supported by an interdisciplinary education system offering the essence of each specialized field abstracted and reorganized for non-specialized students. Graduate study is more flexible. (EV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special theme issue titled "General Education: New Rationales, New Thinking," edited by Barbara B. Burn.