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Problem Based Learning, Especially in the Context of Large Classes

Problem Based Learning, Especially in the Context of Large Classes

This webpage from McMaster University in Canada describes one approach using small groups for using problem-based learning in teaching large classes. The focus of the authors is on teaching medical students but they also describe use of this approach in teaching civil engineering students, geography, etc. Links are provided to pdf files containing useful resources for instructors on being a good coach, assessment, and literature references to pbl.

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