ERIC Number: EJ621619
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Group Project Work and Student-centered Active Learning: Two Different Experiences.
Livingstone, David; Lynch, Kenneth
Studies in Higher Education, v25 n3 p325-45 Oct 2000
Compared experiences with group-based student projects in a Geographical Information Systems degree taught by one faculty member and in geography degree modules taught by another. Concludes that care must be taken in the design and execution of these projects to avoid problems that might reinforce myths about negative effects of team-based learning. (SLD)
Descriptors: College Students, Cooperative Learning, Geography, Group Instruction, Higher Education, Teaching Methods
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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