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Approaches to the teaching of design : an engineering subject centre guide

Mclaren, Andrew (2009) Approaches to the teaching of design : an engineering subject centre guide. Higher Education Academy. ISBN 978-1-904804-802

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Abstract

This booklet seeks to provide a resource for all those with an interest in design, and the education and training of engineering students to carry out the design process. A brief description of the internal and external requirements for design in the engineering curriculum is followed by a review of different approaches to design teaching currently employed in engineering schools and universities worldwide. Suggestions for further reading about each approach and a reference section are also provided.