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Webinar with Virginie Servant - History of PBL

Time

24.10.2014 kl. 13.00 - 14.30

Description

Abstract

Where did PBL come from? Why has it evolved in so many different sizes and shapes, yet follows the same core philosophy? This webinar will explore the historical origins of PBL, laying its foundations in the great advances in education philosophy and psychology that took place in the early 20th Century, then focusing particularly on the influence of pioneering educational methods such as Harvard's Case Method, and finally, the socio-political context of the 1960's which scene for the emergence of progressive, problem-based models of education. By looking at History, this webinar will enable you to understand the common core and different outcomes of the various models of PBL around the world.

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Price

No fee

Host

Aalborg Centre for Problem Based Learning in Engineering Science and Sustainability

Address

Online webinar

Registration Deadline

20.10.2014 kl. 13.00

More information

http://www.ucpbl.net/global-network/History+of+PBL+Virginie+Servant/