New Models in Engineering Education
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New Models in Engineering Education

New Models in Engineering Education

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International Digital Laboratory

Warwick Manufacturing Group, Warwick University

Birmingham, United Kingdom

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A number of new courses are springing up in the UK with one common feature - they are all appealing to a more diverse range of applicants.

This one day workshop will take place in October at the Warwick Manufacturing Centre and will look at the various new models in engineering education that are appealing to a more diverse range of applicants. Our speakers will explore the various differrent courses and ideas that are currently in the planning with a view to sharing best practice and creating a new type of inclusive engineering education.

Date: 18 October 2016
International Digital Laboratory,
Warwick Manufacting Group, Warwick University
10am-4:30pm

Draft Programme

10.00-10.30: Registration, Coffee & Tea
10.30-10.40: Welcome & Introduction
10.40-12.15: Session 1 - New Courses in Engineering Education
12.15-13.00: Lunch
13:00-14.15: Session 2 - New Concepts in Engineering Education
14.15-14.45: Coffee & Tea
14.45-16:15: Session 3 - Inclusion in Engineering Education
16:15-16:30: Closing Remarks

Session 1: New Courses in Engineering Education

Session 2: New Concepts in Engineering Education

  • Big Ideas for Education
    Peter Finegold - Institution of Mechanical Engineering
  • Integrated and Inclusive Mathematics in an Engineering Curriculum
    Carol Morris - Deputy Head of School of Engineering and Innovation, Open University
  • Women Into Engineering Courses
    Douglas Morrison - Curriculum Head, STEM Industry Academies, City of Glasgow College

Session 3: Inclusion in Engineering Education


You may also be interested in watching this video:http://letmedoitmovie.com/

For further details or to be included in the programme please contact Dawn Bonfield, WES Chief Executive on office@wes.org.uk.

Some sponsorship of the event is required to cover catering costs. Please enquire. A small charge to cover catering costs may be requested on the day otherwise.

We are very gratefully for the support of the Warwick Manufacturing Group in the use of their venue.

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