publication . Other literature type . Conference object . 2009

Rube Goldbergineering: Lessons In Teaching Engineering Design To Future Engineers

Jordan, S.; Nielsen Pereira;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2009
  • Publisher: Purdue University
  • Country: United States
Abstract
Hands-on learning experiences and interactive learning environments can be effective in teaching K-12 students. Design, in essence, is an interactive, hands-on experience. Engineering design can be taught in the classroom using innovative hands-on projects, such as designing and building serve to teach design, promote creativity, and provide opportunities for hands-on problem solving, in addition to giving students experience working in cooperative teams. In turn, these experiences could encourage students to consider future careers in engineering and science. This paper explores findings from data collected during the authors’ recent experience teaching a group...
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ACM Computing Classification System: ComputingMilieux_COMPUTERSANDEDUCATION
free text keywords: ASEE, 2009, Rube Goldberg, Engineering Education
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