CDIO Faculty Development Course, Implement the CDIO approach in your course

Monday, October 29, 2018 - 10:00 to Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 15:30

Welcome to this 2nd version of the CDIO Faculty Development Course at Chalmers focuses on the
implementation of the CDIO approach in the participants’ own courses. The targeted
audience are course examiners, teachers and teaching assistants who wish to rethink
their course in a structured way with the assistance of CDIO experts and peers.

The 2-day course contains case studies, lectures and group work sessions. It is designed
for both experienced and new participants. New participants will have the opportunity
to learn about CDIO and its principles in the “Introduction to CDIO” parallel session
during the first day of the course whereas the more experienced students could choose
the lab visit instead. 

WHEN: October 29 10:00 - October 30 15:30, 2018
WHERE: Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg,  Industrial and Materials Science Department,  Virtual Development Laboratory
COST: The seminar is free of charge, although seats are limited. Prior knowledge is not required. Registration is mandatory.

Learning outcomes

After the course, participants will be able to:

Explain how the CDIO approach can be implemented in engineering education.
Apply the CDIO Methodology to course development, including
a) Formulating learning outcomes on the course level
b) Developing appropriate learning activities for discipline-led learning and for problem based/project organized learning
c) Developing appropriate assessment methods aligned with the intended learning outcomes

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To be able to gain most of this course each participant should, before course, create three slides of their own course with: 

Course description with intended learning outcomes, 

  • How the course is taught, 
  • How the course is assessed.

Please e-mail your presentation to at the latest 28th Oct



Upon completion of the course a certification of participation will be provided to the attendees.


Chalmers Tvärgata 4C
Contact name: 
Panagiota Papadopoulou
Contact email: 
International conference: 
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