ERIC Number: EJ647901
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
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Learning Microbiology through Cooperation: Designing Cooperative Learning Activities That Promote Interdependence, Interaction, and Accountability.
Trempy, Janine E.; Skinner, Monica M.; Siebold, William A.
Microbiology Education, v3 n1 p26-36 May 2002
Describes the course "The World According to Microbes" which puts science, mathematics, engineering, and technology majors into teams of students charged with problem solving activities that are microbial in origin. Describes the development of learning activities that utilize key components of cooperative learning including positive interdependence, promotive interaction, individual accountability, teamwork skills, and group processing. (Author/MM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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