GSE1 Postgraduate Information Literacy and Communication Skills Training-Project Orientated Delivery


Downey, Liam and Lawlor, Bob and Quinn, Ciaran (2013) GSE1 Postgraduate Information Literacy and Communication Skills Training-Project Orientated Delivery. In: NUI Maynooth Teaching and Learning Showcase 2012/13, 8th May, 2013, NUI Maynooth. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Module presented by the Faculty of Science and Engineering in cooperation with the Subject Librarian from Learning Teaching and Research Development in the Library. Original format was four three hour workshops plus 18 hrs self paced course work using interdisciplinary written and verbal skills training tasks . Translate a peer reviewed Journal paper to communicate it to a interdisciplinary audience and prepare a short presentation. It was enhanced with the introduction of a peer-learning component by dividing participants into four groups of eight. A project orientated and problem based learning (POPBL) approach has been shown to work well in the delivery of educational outcomes and also in the delivery of Information Literacy

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Poster)
Keywords: Information Literacy; Communication Skills; Project Orientated Delivery; Project Orientated Redesign; Technical Digests; Workshop;
Academic Unit: Faculty of Arts,Celtic Studies and Philosophy
Faculty of Science and Engineering > Biology
Faculty of Science and Engineering > Chemistry
Faculty of Science and Engineering > Computer Science
Faculty of Science and Engineering > Electronic Engineering
Faculty of Science and Engineering > Research Institutes > Institute of Immunology
Faculty of Science and Engineering > Mathematical Physics
Faculty of Science and Engineering > Mathematics and Statistics
Faculty of Science and Engineering > Psychology
Item ID: 4352
Depositing User: Ciaran Quinn
Date Deposited: 09 May 2013 15:52
Refereed: No
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