ERIC Number: EJ516461
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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Focusing on Communication Skills in Engineering Education.
Jennings, Alan; Ferguson, J. D.
Studies in Higher Education, v20 n3 p305-14 Oct 1995
An instructional approach used in a civil engineering curriculum at Queens University of Belfast (Northern Ireland) incorporates development of communication skills into active learning assignments. A "learning from disasters" exercise and two mock public inquiries illustrate the use and benefits of the technique. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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