Innovation for Excellence: The Paracollege Model

Innovation for Excellence: The Paracollege Model

By: J. Wesley Brown (author)Paperback

Up to 2 WeeksUsually despatched within 2 weeks


This study joins the current discussion of excellence in higher education by proposing criteria by which excellence can be judged and by describing a model by which it can be achieved. The model, called 'The Paracollege,' is an innovating cluster college at St. Olaf College. Like Oxford and Cambridge it features tutorial modes of instruction and comprehensive examinations but integrates these within the traditional American liberal arts college. U

About Author

J. Wesley Brown is Associate Professor of Psychology and Religion at St. Olaf College, Northfield, Minnesota.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780819172440
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 132
  • ID: 9780819172440
  • weight: 186
  • ISBN10: 0819172448

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly