November 2, 2007
Miami Dade Evaluates Courses for 10 Key Skills
Miami Dade College believes there are 10 key skills that graduates should take away with their diplomas. They are things such as the ability to communicate clearly, think creatively, and analyze data. So the college is examining every single one of its 2,000 or so courses to make sure that no student can go through an entire degree program without being exposed to all 10 skills. The college then plans to test graduating students on what they have learned.
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