Experiential Learning and Problem Based Learning in Engineering

OTLA

This one day course will explore how vocational practitioners teaching engineering and manufacturing courses can deliver the curriculum to learners using experiential learning and problem based learning approaches, incorporating employer engagement. It will draw on the learning and practical approaches from two projects led by Lakes College, Cumbria and Derby College as part of the Education and Training Foundation's Outstanding Teaching, Learning and Assessment (OTLA) Programme.

Pricing options

SET member: £85 https://set.et-foundation.co.uk

Non-SET member: £100
This is a subsidised rate for providers that receive funding from the SFA. 

Upcoming

Bristol
Date: 27/02/2018
Price: from £100.00
Booking Close Date: 26/02/2018
Session 1
Date: 27/02/2018 10:00 - 15:30
Venue: Armada House, Telephone Avenue, BS1 4BQ

Who is this course for?

This course is aimed at practitioners, curriculum and quality managers in the engineering and manufacturing sectors.

Training aim

To provide vocational practitioners working in the engineering and manufacturing sector with practical tools and resources that enable them to apply experiential learning and problem based learning approaches in their own setting, and to effectively engage employers in curriculum development and delivery.

Outcomes

You will have the knowledge and confidence to:
  • Apply the experiential learning and problem based learning approaches developed by the OTLA Programme in your own organisation
  • Work with employers to develop and deliver the engineering and manufacturing curriculum
  • Work with leaders and colleagues to implement change in your own organisation

This course draws on the learning and practical approaches from two projects led by Lakes College, Cumbria and Derby College as part of the Education and Training Foundation's Outstanding Teaching, Learning and Assessment (OTLA) Technical Skills Programme.

Length of the course

One full day with pre-event task

09:30 arrival for 10:00 start - concluding at 15:30 

Entry Requirements

Prior to attending you will need to complete an Activity Professional Learning Log. This will enable you to reflect on your current practice and what you want to get from the day. You should prepare to share this with colleagues.

Contact us

If this course is not currently available in your area, and you would like to attend then register your interest. We will let you know about new events as they are announced.

If you have any questions, please contact:

T: 0800 0 831 830
E: bookingsupport@etfoundation.co.uk