Authors

Thomas Voss

Abstract

Paper presented at 3rd Annual International Conference on Education in Honolulu, Hawaii 1-04-2005 The packaging industry is the third largest industry in the United States. Several billion dollars are spent annually on packaging. Individuals who design, develop, implement and improve packaging are employed in the industries of food, cosmetics, consumer goods, pharmaceuticals, medical devices and industrial goods. The packaging industry, like all industries, requires educational systems that providing current, relevant knowledge and skills. This challenge is compounded by rapidly changing technology, the changing nature of the workplace and globalization. This paper provides a model for postsecondary curriculum development, a curriculum assessment method, considerations and implications.

Publication Date

2005

Comments

Note: imported from RIT’s Digital Media Library running on DSpace to RIT Scholar Works in February 2014.

Document Type

Article

Department, Program, or Center

Packaging Science (CAST)

Campus

RIT – Main Campus

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