ERIC Number: EJ678804
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: 0
Heuristics and Problem Solving.
Abel, Charles F.
New Directions for Teaching and Learning, n95 p53-58 Fall 2003
Defines heuristics as cognitive "rules of thumb" that can help problem solvers work more efficiently and effectively. Professors can use a heuristic model of problem solving to guide students in all disciplines through the steps of problem-solving. (SWM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Note: Theme issue: "Problem-Based Learning in the Information Age."