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ERIC Number: EJ648000
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-1526-2367
Baseball Stadium Design: Teaching Engineering Economics and Technical Communication in a Multi-Disciplinary Setting.
Dahm, Kevin; Newell, James
Journal of SMET Education: Innovations and Research, v2 n1-2 p9-12 Jan-Aug 2001
Reports on a course at Rowan University, based on the economic design of a baseball stadium, that offers an introduction to multidisciplinary engineering design linked with formal training in technical communication. Addresses four pedagogical goals: (1) developing public speaking skills in a realistic, business setting; (2) giving students practical experience with open-ended design problems; (3) developing teamwork skills; and (4) providing instruction in engineering economics and statistics. (Author/MM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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