ERIC Number: EJ831929
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2006-Jun
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 8
Transforming Academic Globalization into Globalization for All
Ramalhoto, M. F.
European Journal of Engineering Education, v31 n3 p349-358 Jun 2006
Driving innovation and continuous improvement with regard to ecological, environmental and human sustainability is essential for win-win globalization. That calls for research on strategic and monitoring planning to manage globalization and technological and scientific change. This paper describes a new basic function of the university institution "to teach students to be critical about any kind of information" and presents perspectives, efforts and three proposals for the establishment of a system for managing globalization and technological and scientific change.
Descriptors: Global Approach, Strategic Planning, Case Studies, Science Course Improvement Projects, Partnerships in Education, Change Strategies, Educational Change, Technological Advancement, Sustainable Development, Conservation (Environment), Engineering Education
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
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