Emerging issues #1 …

Ireland“Some of the topics that came up at the discussions/workshop sessions included a renewed interest in what sort of degree structures would be most appropriate for the new era of mass participation in higher education and the needs for graduates to be flexible in their employment prospects, but also to have acquired some greater awareness of cultural and civic values. Suggestions include a rationalisation of the plethora of programmes and a focus perhaps on a modern equivalent of a ‘liberal arts’ curriculum (remembering that such includes science as well as humanities and social sciences) or degrees based on themes …” (more)

[Summa cum laude, 13 June]


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