A 3 year degree will shortchange students

First the Drummond report and now a discussion paper tabled by the Ontario Ministry of Colleges and Universities recommend that Ontario compress the traditional four-year university degree to three years. The discussion paper proposes year-round university courses, more than half of them online. This, the paper claims, “will improve the productivity of publicly funded resources.” The irony is that productivity would be one of the first casualties of three-year degrees. Full article from the Globe and Mail.

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