Project Based Learning (PBL) Symposium – Preparing Students for the Workplace

Project Based Learning (PBL) Symposium – Preparing Students for the Workplace

Keynote Speaker

The symposium aims at providing a platform for exchanging experiences with Project Based Learning (PBL) in Higher Education. It will facilitate communication between industry employers and educators related to expectations and learning approaches.

Prof. Alex Stojcevski

Head of the Centre of Technology, RMIT University, and an internationally recognized expert of Project Based Learning (PBL)

Symposium Date

13. March 2016

Symposium Location

Australian College of Kuwait, auditorium

Symposium Program [preliminary]

09:00 - 09:30 Opening Session
09:30 - 10:30 Keynote Speech “Project Based Learning – preparing students for industry, part I”, Prof. Alex Stojcevski, RMIT
10:30 - 10:45 Coffee Break
10:45 - 11:00 Presentation “Project Based Learning in the School of Engineering, Australian College of Kuwait (ACK)”, Dr. Martin Jaeger, ACK
11:00 - 12:00 Panel Discussion  “Potential and Challenges of Project Based Learning”
12:00 - 12:15 Coffee Break
12:15 - 13:15 Keynote Speech “Project Based Learning – preparing student for industry, part II”, Prof. Alex Stojcevski, RMIT
13:15 - 14:15 Lunch
14:15 - 15:45 Paper Presentations (Parallel Sessions) and Interaction with PBL students
15:45 - 16:00 Closing Ceremony

Symposium Registration

For questions, please send an email to PBL-Symposium@ack.edu.kw

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Posted on March 13, 2016