GS Department conducts the Project Based Learning Workshop
The Department of General Studies in YUCW conducted the training workshop on Project Based Learning (PoBL). The two and a half hour workshop was delivered on Thursday, 7th of April, 2016. It was the effort of Ms Fariha Yasmin Wajid who was earlier trained by GMI’s PoBL experts.
Ms Fariha focused on the importance and applications of PoBL and discussed ways of crafting a project statement according to a course. She gave applicable examples of her own work to explain the required activities which members needed to understand in order to apply PoBL to their respective courses. The presenters stressed that PoBL teaching method can be an effective and efficient way to assess learning outcomes. She presented project statement examples related to various Math and Statistics courses.
Moreover, the feedback of the workshop turned out to be extremely satisfactory. All respondent found it to be useful and requested to have such workshops from time to time.