Why do project based learning?. Professor John Dickens Department of Civil & Building Engineering, Loughborough University. Outline. Why I use Project Based Learning Teaching Civil Engineering Design What benefits for students?. Why Project Based Learning?.
Why do project based learning?
Professor John Dickens
Department of Civil & Building Engineering, Loughborough University
Teamwork Design Project ( 25% of third year MEng)
To give students an appreciation of the complete design cycle through the vehicle of a real design project
Each student will work as part of a group to produce a design for the …
the redevelopment of a brownfield site in central Birmingham
Students will be required to meet the following objectives.
In order to meet the objectives students will need to develop the following skills
The Brief - Defines the problem (10%)
Design Options – Creative formulation of solutions (30%)
Detailed Calculations – Applying broad range of existing and new knowledge (35%)
Tender Documents (15%)
Individual Report (10%)