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Implementing, Assessing A Faculty Improvement Workshop: A Multi Institutional Perspective

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Conference

2004 Annual Conference

Location

Salt Lake City, Utah

Publication Date

June 20, 2004

Start Date

June 20, 2004

End Date

June 23, 2004

ISSN

2153-5965

Conference Session

Emerging Trends in Engineering Education

Page Count

16

Page Numbers

9.699.1 - 9.699.16

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https://peer.asee.org/13112

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Andrew Wo

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Pei-Fen Chang

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Session 1610

A Workshop on New Trend of Implementing the Engineering Faculty Improvement Workshop in Taiwan: A Multi-institutional perspective

Pei-Fen Chang Graduate Institute of Learning and Instruction National Central University Chung-Li, Taiwan 320

Dau-Chung Wang Department of Mechanical Engineering National Yunlin University of Science and Technology Touliu, Taiwan 640

Andrew M. Wo Institute of Applied Mechanics National Taiwan University Taipei, Taiwan 106

Abstract

Although the outcome-based approach of Abet EC 2000 is widely used in the United States as a tool to enhance learning and teaching processes, and to assure quality improvement, it is a brand-new phenomenon in the engineering education of Taiwan. It is an increasing concern that the traditional lecture-based instruction is failing to fulfill the needs of development of active learning skills of engineering students in Taiwan. Through a careful literature review, this paper first summarizes the crucial events in engineering education that led to the formation, implementing, and assessing of a team-based faculty development workshop. These will provide possible implications for improving teaching and learning effectiveness of engineering education in Taiwan.

Proceedings of the 2004 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition Copyright 2004, American Society for Engineering Education

Wo, A., & Chang, P. (2004, June), Implementing, Assessing A Faculty Improvement Workshop: A Multi Institutional Perspective Paper presented at 2004 Annual Conference, Salt Lake City, Utah. https://peer.asee.org/13112

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