ERIC Number: EJ956192
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 11
Developing a Four-Year Integrated Core Curriculum: Advice for Avoiding the Pitfalls and Building Consensus for Change
Mirabella, Roseanne M.; Balkun, Mary M.
Journal of General Education, v60 n4 p215-233 2011
Seton Hall University's new core curriculum includes a pair of Signature Courses and a third-year Signature Course developed within departments, two composition classes, a university life course, and five proficiencies. This article describes the process leading to the development of this new curriculum and provides advice on general education reform.
Descriptors: Higher Education, Core Curriculum, General Education, Group Unity, Educational Change, Change Strategies, Curriculum Development, Role of Education, Leadership Role, Politics of Education
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
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Identifiers - Location: New Jersey