Next Generation Course Redesign Author : Philip M. Turner Publisher : Peter Lang Total Pages : 156 Release : 2010 ISBN 10 : 1433106817 ISBN 13 : 9781433106811 Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL GET BOOK Next Generation Course Redesign Book Description: "There is widespread recognition that large enrollment introductory classes are a significant problem. Lack of engagement, incongruous learning styles and teaching methods, and high failure/dropout rates are some of the symptonms. ... The University of North Texas has developed and promulgated a process for resdesigning these classes that brings to bear the creativity of the faculty, resulting in higher-level student learning without increasing instructional costs. This groundbreaking book provides the reader with a theoretical foundation for course redesign that employs assessment-driven experiential learning, and tools and examples to bring all or part of the process to their campus."--Back cover.