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ERIC Number: EJ796345
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Pages: 23
Abstractor: Author
ISSN: ISSN-0021-3667
Reinventing the Core: Community, Dialogue, and Change
Pittendrigh, Adele
Journal of General Education, v56 n1 p34-56 2007
This article examines a six-year process of reforming the core curriculum at a midsize public research university, showing how a seminar for first-year students, a lengthy campus-wide dialogue, and a multidisciplinary community of faculty produced a new core curriculum focused on inquiry, communication, and undergraduate research. (Contains 1 table.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
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