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The Resource Merging languages and engineering : partnering across the disciplines, John M. Grandin, (electronic book)

Merging languages and engineering : partnering across the disciplines, John M. Grandin, (electronic book)

Label
Merging languages and engineering : partnering across the disciplines
Title
Merging languages and engineering
Title remainder
partnering across the disciplines
Statement of responsibility
John M. Grandin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
At the University of Rhode Island over 25% of engineering undergraduates simultaneously complete a second degree in German, French, Spanish, or Chinese. They furthermore spend an entire year abroad, one semester as exchange students at a partner university and six months as professional engineering interns at a cooperating company.With a close-to 100% job placement rate, over 400 graduates, and numerous national awards, the URI International Engineering Program (IEP) is a proven path of preparation for young engineers in today's global workplace
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Cataloging source
CaBNVSL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grandin, John M
Dewey number
602.373
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
T65.3
LC item number
.G725 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • abstracts summaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Engineering
  • Businesspeople
  • International education
Target audience
  • adult
  • specialized
Label
Merging languages and engineering : partnering across the disciplines, John M. Grandin, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 71-74)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- How I became a professor of German -- My unexpected path to engineering -- Building a network of support -- Sidetracked by a stint in the dean's office -- Reshaping the language mission -- Struggling to institutionalize -- Partnering with universities abroad -- Going into the hotel and restaurant business -- Taking the lead nationally -- Building the Chinese IEP -- Staying involved after retirement -- The broader message for higher education -- Conclusions -- Bibliography -- Author's biography
Control code
201301GES003
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 electronic text (xii, 76 p.)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781627051330
Issn
2160-7672
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill., digital file.
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Merging languages and engineering : partnering across the disciplines, John M. Grandin, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 71-74)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- How I became a professor of German -- My unexpected path to engineering -- Building a network of support -- Sidetracked by a stint in the dean's office -- Reshaping the language mission -- Struggling to institutionalize -- Partnering with universities abroad -- Going into the hotel and restaurant business -- Taking the lead nationally -- Building the Chinese IEP -- Staying involved after retirement -- The broader message for higher education -- Conclusions -- Bibliography -- Author's biography
Control code
201301GES003
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 electronic text (xii, 76 p.)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781627051330
Issn
2160-7672
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill., digital file.
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote

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