Planning for Higher Education Journal

Can Colleges Go Back to a Core Curriculum?

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From Volume 19 Number 1 | Fall 1990
By Thomas Flynn
Planning Types: Academic Planning

Subtitles: Is a Core Possible?; How It All Began; Issues of Consensus and Debate; The Sticky One: Integration; Lessons for Those Planning a New Curriculum. Pull quotes: "Today's core curriculum must be rooted in each college's own academic focus." "The survey findings provided a powerful stimulus to curriculum renewal." "Those decrying lack of student choice were reminded that their own departmental programs were comprised of tightly prescribed requirements." "Integration among departments does not come easily to today's professors." "Potitical and intellectual risk taking is indispensable,"

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