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Engineering Education – History, Reforms and Future Challenges

Webinar 1

Tuesday 2 December 2014

General Introduction to the History of Engineering Education
Presenter: Prof. Ulrik Jørgensen, Aalborg University, Copenhagen

Suggested literature
Ulrik Jørgensen: Historical Accounts of Engineering Education. In: Crawley, E. F., Malmqvist, J., Östlund, S., & Brodeur, D. R. (2007). Rethinking Engineering Education. Springer.

Ulrik Jørgensen. Constructions of the Core of Engineering: Technology and Design as Modes of Social Intervention. In: Christensen, S. H. ; Didier, C. ;Jamison, A. ; Meganck, M. ; Mitcham, C. ; Newberry, B. (eds.) (2015). International Perspectives on Engineering Education: Engineering Education and Practice in Context. Volume I. Springer Science + Business Media B.V. Forthcoming

Webinar 2

Tuesday 16 December 2014

The Role of Research in Academic Drift Processes in European and American Professional Engineering Education outside the Universities.
Presenter: Prof. Byron Newberry, Baylor University, Waco, Texas

Suggested literature
Steen Hyldgaard Christensen and Byron Newberry: The Role of Research in Academic Drift Processes in European and American Professional Engineering Education outside the Universities. In: Christensen, S. H. ; Didier, C. ;Jamison, A. ; Meganck, M. ; Mitcham, C. ; Newberry, B. (eds.) (2015). International Perspectives on Engineering Education: Engineering Education and Practice in Context. Volume I. Springer Science + Business Media B.V. Forthcoming

Atsushi Akera and Bruce Seely: A Historical Survey of the Structural Changes in the American System of Engineering Education. In: Christensen, S. H. ; Didier, C. ;Jamison, A. ; Meganck, M. ; Mitcham, C. ; Newberry, B. (eds.) (2015). International Perspectives on Engineering Education: Engineering Education and Practice in Context. Volume I. Springer Science + Business Media B.V. Forthcoming

Webinar 3

Tuesday 13 January 2015

Structural Changes in Engineering Education in Europe
Presenter: Ex-Lecturer Bernard Delahousse, Université des Sciences et Technologies de Lille (USTL), France

Suggested literature
Bernard Delahousse and Wilhelm Bomke: Structural Transformations in Higher Engineering Education in Europe. In: Christensen, S. H. ; Didier, C. ;Jamison, A. ; Meganck, M. ; Mitcham, C. ; Newberry, B. (eds.) (2015). International Perspectives on Engineering Education: Engineering Education and Practice in Context. Volume I. Springer Science + Business Media B.V. Forthcoming

Webinar 4

Friday 23 January 2015

Academic drift in Professional Engineering Education in Denmark
Presenter: Ass. Prof. Steen Hyldgaard Christensen, Aalborg University

Suggested literature
Christensen, Steen Hyldgaard and Ernø-Kjølhede, Erik (2011). Academic drift in Danish Professional Engineering Education. Myth or reality? Opportunity or threat? European Journal of Engineering Education, Vol. 36, No. 3, June 2011, pp. 285–299

Webinar 5

Tuesday 3 February 2015

Engineering Education in the New Economies
Presenter: Prof. Domício Proença Jr. Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, The University of Brazil, Rio de Janeiro

Suggested literature
Édison Renato Silva, Roberto Bartholo, and Domício Proença Jr: Engineering Brazil: National Engineering Capability at Stake. In: Christensen, S. H. ; Didier, C. ;Jamison, A. ; Meganck, M. ; Mitcham, C. ; Newberry, B. (eds.) (2015). International Perspectives on Engineering Education: Engineering Education and Practice in Context. Volume I. Springer Science + Business Media B.V. Forthcoming

Balasundaram Subramanian: Engineering Education in India: A Comprehensive Overview. In: Christensen, S. H. ; Didier, C. ;Jamison, A. ; Meganck, M. ; Mitcham, C. ; Newberry, B. (eds.) (2015). International Perspectives on Engineering Education: Engineering Education and Practice in Context. Volume I. Springer Science + Business Media B.V. Forthcoming

Webinar 6

Tuesday 17 February 2015

The Engineering Education-Practice Nexus and the of Study Engineering Practice
Presenter: Prof. Lars Bo Henriksen, Aalborg University

Suggested literature
Lars Bo Henriksen. Knowledge work and the Problem of Implementation:
The Case of Engineering. In: Dariusz Jemielniak (Ed.) (2014). The Laws of Knowledge Work. Collected volume published by Ashgate (Gower)

Lars Bo Henriksen. Conceptualising Engineering as ‘Spiel’ and Disclosure – On Engineers, Technologies and Processes. In: Kenneth Mølbjerg Jørgensen, Carlos Largacha-Martinez (Eds.) (2014). Critical Narrative Inquiry: Ethics, Sustainability and Action to Critical Narrative Inquiry: Storytelling, Sustainability and Power. Nova Science Publishers.

Webinar 7

Tuesday 3 March 2015

Future Challenges
Presenter: Ass, prof. Jette Egelund Holgaard, Aalborg University

Suggested literature
Andrew Jamison, Niels Mejlgaard, and Jette Egelund Holgaard: Fostering Hybridity: Integrating Contextual Knowledge into Engineering Education. In: Christensen, S. H. ; Didier, C. ;Jamison, A. ; Meganck, M. ; Mitcham, C. ; Newberry, B. (eds.) (2015). International Perspectives on Engineering Education: Engineering Education and Practice in Context. Volume I. Springer Science + Business Media B.V. Forthcoming

Jamison, Andrew ; Kolmos, Anette ; Holgaard, Jette Egelund (2014) Hybrid Learning: An Integrative Approach to Engineering Education. Journal of Engineering Education. Vol. 103, No. 2, April 2014, pp. 253-273.

Webinar 8

Tueasday 17 March 2015

Peer assessment and presentation
Facilitators: Steen Hyldgaard and Anette Kolmos