Outline of the Science of Study

Paperback | February 3, 2012

byJames G. Moore

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1903. Excerpt: ... CHAPTER VIII. THE PROFESSIONAL STAGE Three-fold Function.--Like the professional preparatory stage, and for the same reasons, the professional stage in its full compass should include three distinct lines of study--strictly professional study, which is its center and backbone, semi-professional study, and general culture study. Until recently so much of the student's time was wasted, partly in the elementary schools, but chiefly in the so-called "liberal" training of the colleges, that it was found necessary to devote the entire time of the professional course to strictly professional work. But the better adjustment of courses, in all grades, to the needs of the student is making it possible for the professional schools to give more complete and rational training. The more progressive schools are recognizing this three-fold function of the professional stage in various ways, according to the particular conditions with which they each must deal. " The college course in agriculture is designed for those graduates of the school of agriculture, and students from other institutions equally well prepared, who desire further instruction in practical agricultural science, in the sciences related to agriculture, and in literature and the arts." This comprehensive view of professional training is being wrought out in its particular department by the School of Commerce, of the University of Wisconsin, whose masterly conception of the work it seeks to accomplish is given in full further on: " A carefully arranged curriculum has been prepared for this school (The School of Commerce) the object of which is to combine a thorough general education with Such technical training as is needed for the successful prosecution of the various lines of business which have been i...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1903. Excerpt: ... CHAPTER VIII. THE PROFESSIONAL STAGE Three-fold Function.--Like the professional preparatory stage, and for the same reasons, ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:52 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.11 inPublished:February 3, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217265561

ISBN - 13:9780217265560

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