ERIC Number: EJ636488
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Teaching in the Factory: Connecting Industry to Engineering Education.
Teng, S. Gary; Schreiner, Steven; Nelson, J. Byron
Industry & Higher Education, v15 n5 p353-59 Oct 2001
"Teaching in the Factory" involved teams of engineering students in working on projects in a real factory at various stages of their education. Technical knowledge, team skills, and real-world experience were enhanced. Finding appropriate projects and enlisting industry cooperation were challenges for the faculty. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Papers from the Conference for Industry and Education Collaboration (San Diego, CA, January 30-February 2, 2001).