The December meeting had the usual networking opportunities and sharing of good news. We shared some ideas for the impact guide to pedagigic research. We also had an interesting presentation:
"PBL in Cross/Inter- discipline Teaching and Learning. Two studies and a dialogue.
delivered by Helena Knapton (Edge-Hill University) and Jane Griffiths (LBS, UCLAN)
see webct (elearn area)for slides.
In their scenarios PBL is shown to be a really effective learning tool that takes the students and lecturer fascinating places that had not been anticipated.