ERIC Number: EJ1085735
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005
Abstractor: As Provided
Community-Based Presentations in the Unit Operations Laboratory
Mitchell, Brian S.; Law, Victor J.
Chemical Engineering Education, v39 n2 Spr 2005
A method for incorporating community-based oral presentations into the undergraduate chemical engineering unit operations laboratory experience is described. Examples are given of appropriate topics and how these presentations can be incorporated into the experiment sequence. Course evaluations reflect the fact that these presentations are an effective tool in developing communication skills.
Descriptors: Chemical Engineering, Engineering Education, Undergraduate Students, Laboratories, Public Speaking, Communication Skills
Chemical Engineering Education, Chemical Engineering Division of ASEE. P.O. Box 142097, Gainesville, FL 32614. Tel: 352-392-0861; Fax: 352-392-0861; e-mail: email@example.com; Web site: http://www.che.ufl.edu/cee
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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