Our third year course Lessons From History won the Best Innovation category at the Student Academic Choice Awards 2015. This course uses team based learning and an innovative approach to building essay writing skills, as well as the now infamous ‘essayathon’.
A developed and fuller version of the conference paper presented in 2014 at Michigan State University* was presented at the National Interdisciplinary Curriculum Group meeting.
In January 2015 we were awarded a Global Dimension in Engineering Education (GDEE) award.
European Award for Best Practice in the Integration of Sustainable Human Development into Engineering and Technical Education
Hauke, E. (2014) Tackling interdisciplinarity early: transforming scientific expertise into global citizenship. In: Interdisciplinary Public Problems, the Global Community, and Diversity. 36th Annual Meeting of the Association for Interdisciplinary Studies, Michigan State University. Lancing, USA.
Hauke, E. (2014) Engaging independent and collaborative learning – encouraging students to use a virtual learning environment for group work. In: Designing Learning Landscapes: Mobile, Open, Inclusive. Learning & Teaching Conference. Goldsmiths, University of London. London, UK.