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Emplyability and Problem Based Learning

Developing employability skills

Employability skills are essential for modern graduates, and this approach uses problem based learning to aid their development. This case study describes how a second year undergraduate module at the Salford Business School was used to give students the opportunity to develop their employability skills, including their team working skills, within a business oriented environment. […]

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Problem based learning

Problem based learning – definition

Problem based learning (PBL) is a learning strategy that encourages students to develop self-directed learning and critical thinking skills. In contrast to traditional curricula where material taught is organised according to subject, problem based curricula are designed around a series of “problems” that students have to resolve. It has its origins in medical education, but […]

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