ERIC Number: ED484880
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Jun
Reference Count: 21
Quick Guide: Service-Learning in Engineering Education
Vaughn, Rachel L.; Seifer, Sarena
National Service Learning Clearinghouse
Service-Learning in engineering education is gaining ground throughout the country and throughout the variety of disciplinary focuses within engineering education. Examples of service-learning exist in mechanical engineering, construction science, computer science and engineering, electrical engineering, and other forms of related education. Engineering is uniquely situated for the integration of service-learning into the curriculum because of its emphasis on experiential education, problem solving, and working in groups.
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Corporation for National and Community Service, Washington, DC.