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International Conference on Advances in Information Technology - AIT 2012

Model project-based learning using real world projects in the Information Sciences and Technology curriculum

Author(s) : LILA RAJABION, SAMIR SHAH

Abstract

This paper reports on real world project based experience and learning with computer information science and technology projects and Penn State University campuses (Mont Alto & York). Working on the real world experiences improve the collaboration with industry and emphasizes on the team projects. This paper also deals with reasons for developing and implementing the real world project approach in IT project management, system analysis and design courses and Capstone project courses. It will also outline the modifications that were gained after the first experiences with this type of approach. Finally, we summarize the student’s perspectives and learning experiences, as well as faculty experiences with collaborating with industry.

Conference Title : International Conference on Advances in Information Technology - AIT 2012
Conference Date(s) : June 23, 2012
Place : Hotel Lebua at State Tower, Bangkok, Thailand
No fo Author(s) : 2
DOI : 10.15224/978-981-07-2683-6-105
Page(s) : 19 - 23
Electronic ISBN : 978-981-07-2683-6
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