Come and hear how Project-Based learning has been successfully adopted at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, USA.
Date: Friday 31 January
Time: 1 – 2pm
Venue: John Britten foyer – No need to register
Professor Gary Pollice from WPI will discuss the role of project-based learning and motivations for and benefits from using it.
Examples of implementing projects in the classroom and throughout the curriculum will be highlighted to illustrate how project-based learning develops critical thinking and other skills that our graduates today need to have for success in their careers.
Results as provided by students, alumni, faculty and employers are presented alongside a discussion of some of the challenges and successes with project-based learning in the classroom and in WPI’s global projects program.