Innovations of Ruurd Taconis
Challenge Based Tasks For Fundamental Knowledge
This project will address the issue of knowledge acquisition in challenge based learning in a practical way. The aim is to inspire and support teachers/projects creating challenge based learning that also want their students to acquire theoretical integrated knowledge and understanding.
Effective learning and student-team collaboration in the international classroom at TU/e
The project aims to provide an in-depth insight into factors/processes that help or hamper the success of student-teams in the international classroom, resulting in best practices.
Stimulating students to ask feedback
The Bachelor College at TU-Eindhoven provides a very structured and compelling learning environment. This is advantageous for freshmen and for students that normally would have a hard time structuring their learning process. Bachelor College, however, prepares students to become professional engineers in the TU/e graduate school. This requires active self-sustained learning. Modern engineers shou…