Engineering Education and Practice in the United States

Engineering Education and Practice in the United States

The Panel on Technology Education was one of four panels established by the Committee on the Education and Utilization of the Engineer of the National Research Council. This panel's task was to investigate the technology aspects of the preparation of engineers in the United States. This report deals with: (1) "The History of Technical Institutes"; (2) "Engineering Technology and Industrial Technology"; (3) "Engineering Technology and Engineering"; (4) "Engineering Technology Education"; (5) "Cooperative Education and Engineering Technology"; (6) "Accreditation, Certification, and Licensing"; (7) "Manpower Considerations"; (8) "The Impact of High Technology"; and (9) "Allocating Resources for Engineering Technology." An executive summary provides a set of recommendations developed as a part of the panel's work. (TW)


Author
Publisher National Academies Press
Release Date
ISBN 0309036321
Pages 64 pages
Engineering Education and Practice in the United States
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: National Research Council
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 1985-01-01 - Publisher: National Academies Press

The Panel on Technology Education was one of four panels established by the Committee on the Education and Utilization of the Engineer of the National Research
The Influence of Technology on Engineering Education
Language: en
Pages: 348
Authors: John R. Bourne
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-08-15 - Publisher: CRC Press

"This book is the outcome of a National Science Foundation study entitled: 'Paradigm Shifts in Engineering Education: The Influence of Technology,' SED-9253002.
Restructuring Engineering Education
Language: en
Pages: 57
Authors: Carolyn Meyers
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-12-01 - Publisher: DIANE Publishing

This report is an integration of the reports, perspectives and concerns from four discussions groups: students, faculty, curricula, and experiential learning. R
Resources in Education
Language: en
Pages:
Authors:
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher:

Forces Shaping the U.S. Academic Engineering Research Enterprise
Language: en
Pages: 145
Authors: National Academy of Engineering
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-08-12 - Publisher: National Academies Press

The way in which academic engineering research is financed and public expectations for the outcomes from such research are changing at an unprecedented rate. Th
Establishment of a Design Council in the Department of Commerce
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: United States
Categories: Design, Industrial
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher:

Engineering Education
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: National Research Council
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-07-30 - Publisher: National Academies Press

Traditionally, engineering education books describe and reinforce unchanging principles that are basic to the field. However, the dramatic changes in the engine
Report on the National Science Foundation Disciplinary Workshops on Undergraduate Education
Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors:
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989 - Publisher:

Higher Education for Science and Engineering
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors:
Categories: Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989 - Publisher:

Fostering Flexibility in the Engineering Work Force
Language: en
Pages: 180
Authors: Policy and Global Affairs
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990-02-01 - Publisher: National Academies Press