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Reform of undergraduate education

by Levine, Arthur.

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Published by Jossey-Bass Publishers in San Francisco .
Written in English

  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Universities and colleges -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 151-155.

      Statement[by Arthur Levine and John Weingart.
      SeriesThe Jossey-Bass series in higher education
      ContributionsWeingart, John R., joint author.
      LC ClassificationsLA227 .L48
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 160 p.
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5415375M
      ISBN 100875891861
      LC Control Number73007154

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      The teaching mode is reformed for the university talents training target, namely the cultivation of innovative talents. The teaching model is introduced into the classroom, compared with the traditional teaching model, the teaching mode gains achieved good results. Aiming at shortcomings in the current system of practice teaching in high schools especially in regional high schools, a system of practice teaching that fit current cultivation of practical and innovative talents is explored in education. In accordance with the progressive regularity of ability cultivation, the system of practice teaching is divided into four levels: basic practice, basic.

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