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Impact of undergraduate science course innovations on learning
Research Faculty Publications
  • Maria Araceli Ruiz-Primo, University of Colorado at Denver
  • Derek Briggs
  • Heidi Iverson
  • Robert Talbot, University of Colorado Denver
  • Lorrie A. Shepard
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
3-1-2011
Abstract
At many colleges and universities, the traditional model of science instruction—a professor lecturing a large group of students—is being transformed into one in which students play a more active role in learning. This has been attributed to mounting evidence that traditional lectures, recitations, and laboratory sessions do not guarantee that students develop deep understanding of critical concepts (1–5).
Citation Information
Maria Araceli Ruiz-Primo, Derek Briggs, Heidi Iverson, Robert Talbot, et al.. "Impact of undergraduate science course innovations on learning" (2011)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/robert-talbot/1/