Office of Education Development and Gateway Education

Case-based teaching, problem-based learning and industrial-visits-based training in introductory total quality engineering courses

TDGs - Teaching Development Grants

Principal Investigator

  • Dr. ZHANG Zijun

Abstract

The PI plans to remodel and improve two introductory courses in SEEM by incorporating case studies, problem analyses and industrial visits to achieve the following four goals for his classes:

  1. Efficient impartation of knowledge;
  2. Assist students to fully understand knowledge and train them in critical thinking;
  3. Provide motivation by addressing the importance and value of the knowledge;
  4. Nurture active learning.