Scientist Profile

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Aurora G. Corpuz

Expertise: Family Development, Child Development, Family Relations

Affiliation

Dean, UP Village, Diliman, Quezon City

Association

    • Philippina Association of University Women, Member
    • Philippine Home Economics Association, Member/Board of directors
    • University Cultural Presentations Commissions, Member
    • Zonta International, Quezon City Chapter, Member
    • Philippine Association of Technical Assistance Participants, Member
    • Philippine Foundation for Rehabilitation of the Disabled Inc., Member/Board of directors

Employment

    • Oas Elementary School, Elementary School Teacher, 1945 - 1946
    • UP Iloilo, Instructor, 1949 - 1952
    • UP College of Education, Diliman, Instructor, 1952 - 1961
    • UP College of Home Economics, Diliman, Instructor, 1961 - 1962
    • none, Assistant Professor, 1962 - 1968
    • none, Acting Secretary, 1963 - 1969
    • none, Associate Professor, 1969 - 1973
    • Dept. of Family life and Child Development, Acting Chairman, 1970
    • none, Dean, 1970
    • none, Full Professor, 1973

Award

    • One of the 12 Most outstanding Women in the Philippines, Federacion international de Abogades, 1979
    • AGAS Award (Outstanding Award in the Field of Education), Sangguniang Bayan and the Council of Leaders, Oas, Albay, 1980
    • Recipient, Most Outstanding mothers Award, Aling insiang gintong Ina Association, 1982
    • Kagitingan Award, none, 1982
    • Ilaw ng Karunungan Award, Philippine Fulbright Scholars Association, 1983

Education

    • UP, Diliman, BSE, 1949
    • Univ. of Massachussetts, MS, 1955
    • UP, Diliman, D.Ed, 1969

Publication

    • Corpuz, A.G., (1965) Interest span of pre-school children
    • Australian Pre-School Quarterly
    • Corpuz, A.G., (1965) Parent education: its role in the nutrition of pre-school children
    • Philippine Journal of Nutrition Volume 10, No. (1):
    • Corpuz, A.G., (1971) Nursing curriculum and population education
    • Presented at the Institute of Public Health Seminar and at the St. Aquines University, Legaspi City
    • Corpuz, A.G., (1971) Small size norm for filipinos, Filipino values and dimensions
    • Presented at the PATAP, EPOP Conference
    • Corpuz, A.G., (1972) Activism in home economics profession
    • Presented at the PWU 52nd Year Celebration
    • Corpuz, A.G., (1972) Comprehensive service for pre-school children: a need in present day Philippine society
    • Presented during the conference and evaluation Dept. of Social Welfare
    • Corpuz, A.G., (1972) Evaluation of higher education in home economics
    • Presented at the 11th Biennial Convention, St. Joseph's College, Quezon City
    • Corpuz, A.G., (1972) Filipino attitudes and practices of family life
    • Presented at the Population Education for Nurses Seminar
    • Corpuz, A.G., (1972) Population education and its relevance to present day needs
    • Presented at the University of the Visayas, Cebu City
    • Corpuz, A.G., (1973) Early childhood program
    • Presented at the Seminar-Workshop for Supervisors of children's Centers
    • Corpuz, A.G., (1974) Development of the concept of time in some Filipino elementary school children
    • UPCHE Journal
    • Corpuz, A.G., (1975) Early childhood education in the Philippines
    • Read at the Early Childhood Teacher Education Conference University of Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur
    • Corpuz, A.G., (1976) Challenge to home economics as a force for change in the community, nation and world
    • Read at the 12th Congress of the International Federation of Home Economics, Ottawa, Canada
    • Corpuz, A.G., (1978) Role of home economics in development
    • Read at the UNESCO/IFHE Seminar-Workshop on Integration of Population Education and Home Economics Extension, Fraser Hill, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    • Corpuz, A.G., (1979) Early childhood education in China today
    • UPCHE Journal Volume 6, No. (1-2):
    • Corpuz, A.G., (1979) Mental feeding program: an early childhood enrichment program
    • Philippine Journal of Nutrition Volume 32, No. (2):
    • Corpuz, A.G., (1982) Child-rearing beliefs and practices, developmental characteristics of children from birth to 6 years and their nutritional status
    • UPCHE Journal Volume 10, No. (2):
    • Corpuz, A.G., (1983) early childhood enrichment program
    • Presented at the BAEx Seminar-Workshop, Quezon, City
    • Corpuz, A.G., (1983) Home and family life education in the Philippines
    • Presented at the 1st Regional Home economics Seminar, Tokyo, Japan
    • Corpuz, A.G., (1983) Home economics: its urgency in nation building
    • Presented at the CODHHEP Annual Convention, Quezon City
    • Corpuz, A.G., (1983) Professional home economics association in the Philippines: roles and activities
    • Read at the 1st Regional Home Economics Seminar, Osaka, Japan

Trainings

    • On Management and Role of Women in Development, 1976, Washington D.C.
    • Rural Life Improvement in SEA, 1978, Tokyo, Japan
    • New Approaches to Education of Pre-School Children, 1978, Bangkok, Thailand
    • Orientation training Progrea on Population, 1981, Washington D.C.