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Battaglia, Nicolas; Carlos, Neil; Martínez, Roxana; De Vinceni, Marcelo – Journal of Technology and Science Education, 2019
The new models of teaching and learning have their focus on technology, especially on issues related to ubiquity. The impact of ICT in education generates new learning opportunities: the mobile or ubiquitous, which open new doors to technological environments that allow students to learn at any time and place, providing, in addition, tools that…
Descriptors: Computer Uses in Education, Cooperative Learning, Educational Technology, Computer Software
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Arboledas-Brihuega, David – Journal of Technology and Science Education, 2019
It is evident that the society in which we live will demand more and more qualified and specialized positions in the different branches of engineering. Now we are in a highly digitized world in which information is continuously transmitted through data communication networks with the expectation of security and confidentiality. Students who are in…
Descriptors: Mathematics, Curriculum Implementation, Active Learning, Student Projects
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Muhaimin, Muhaimin; Habibi, Akhmad; Mukminin, Amirul; Saudagar, Ferdiaz; Pratama, Robin; Wahyuni, Sri; Sadikin, Ali; Indrayana, Boy – Journal of Technology and Science Education, 2019
This sequential explanatory design aims at exploring science teachers' perceptions of technology integration regarding technological pedagogical content knowledge (TPACK) which focused on quantitative findings (survey) supported by qualitative findings (interview). The study involved 356 respondents for the survey and eight participants for the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Science Teachers, Science Instruction, Technology Integration
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Kim, Dongryeul – Journal of Technology and Science Education, 2018
In order to find out the influence of Korean Middle School Students' relationship by science class applying STAD cooperative learning, this study conducted a social network analysis and sought to analyze the communication networks within the group and identified the change process of the type. The subject of this study was 30 students of the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Middle School Students, Secondary School Science, Science Education
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Amadu, Latif; Muhammad, Sikandar Syed; Mohammed, Abubakari Sadiq; Lukman, Sadia – Journal of Technology and Science Education, 2018
In this Digital era, thousands of teens in the universities use social network sites; it has become a way of life. Social Media Usage has recently received numerous debates in its impact on academics, with its advent, communities have become link to each other, but the lecture room still remains quite isolated, from other teachers, students, and a…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Social Media, Higher Education, Academic Achievement
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Requies, Jesús M.; Agirre, Ion; Barrio, V. Laura; Graells, Moisès – Journal of Technology and Science Education, 2018
This work presents the assessment of the development and evolution of an active methodology (Project-Based Learning--PBL) implemented on the course "Unit Operations in Environmental Engineering", within the bachelor's degree in Environmental Engineering, with the purpose of decreasing the dropout rate in this course. After the initial…
Descriptors: Active Learning, Student Projects, Small Group Instruction, Engineering Education
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Olmedo-Torre, Noelia; Farrerons Vidal, Oscar – Journal of Technology and Science Education, 2017
We present a strategy for the acquisition and assessment of autonomous learning conducted as part of the Graphic Expression in Engineering (GE) degree course during the first quarter at the Escola Universitària d'Enginyeria Tècnica Industrial de Barcelona (EUETIB). The strategy employed is the puzzle technique in the classroom and multiple-choice…
Descriptors: Engineering Education, Independent Study, Foreign Countries, Puzzles
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Sanou Gozalo, Eduard; Hernández-Fernández, Antoni; Arias, Marta; Ferrer-i-Cancho, Ramon – Journal of Technology and Science Education, 2017
In a course of the degree of computer science, the programming project has changed from individual to teamed work, tentatively in couples (pair programming). Students have full freedom to team up with minimum intervention from teachers. The analysis of the working groups made indicates that students do not tend to associate with students with a…
Descriptors: Group Activities, Group Dynamics, Computer Science, Programming
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Núñez, Cristina; Guinea, Ana; Callau, Sara; Bengoa, Christophe; Basco, Josep; Gavaldà, Jordi – Journal of Technology and Science Education, 2017
The Bachelor's Degree Final Project (BDFP) of our school aims to develop a real constructive project, enhance cooperative teamwork and increase productivity of students. We present a real case study, related with engineering and scientific innovation results obtained by BDFP, which has led to an innovative scientific study presented at the 7th…
Descriptors: Bachelors Degrees, Teamwork, Case Studies, Teaching Methods
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Reyes, Encarnación; Enfedaque, Alejandro; Gálvez, Jaime C. – Journal of Technology and Science Education, 2017
There is little doubt that student motivation is essential in providing a beneficial learning experience. One way to produce such motivation is to stimulate it through suitable assessment methods. This paper shares the experience acquired by the authors, who are university lecturers in Civil Engineering at the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid,…
Descriptors: Student Motivation, Case Studies, Feedback (Response), Integrated Learning Systems
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Bagán, Héctor; Sayós, Rosa; García, José F. – Journal of Technology and Science Education, 2015
Experimental courses offer a good opportunity to work with competences, promoting the incorporation of strategies oriented towards motivating students to actively involve in the learning process, promoting reflexive learning and developing generic skills. This study presents different ways of developing and evaluating some important general…
Descriptors: Skill Development, Experimental Programs, Student Motivation, Student Interests
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Otero, Beatriz; Rodríguez, Eva; Royo, Pablo – Journal of Technology and Science Education, 2015
This paper proposes several activities that encourage self-learning in engineering courses. For each activity, the context and the pedagogical issues addressed are described emphasizing strengths and weaknesses. Specifically, this work describes and implements five activities, which are: questionnaires, conceptual maps, videos, jigsaw and…
Descriptors: Engineering Education, Learning Activities, Student Centered Learning, Active Learning
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Marti, Enric; Gil, Debora; Gurguí, Antoni; Hernández-Sabaté, Aura; Rocarías, Jaume; Poveda, Ferran – Journal of Technology and Science Education, 2015
This report presents the organisation of PBL (Project Based Learning) for a subject included in the IT engineering degree course. It is the result of 10 years of experience of the implantation and continuous improvement of the PBL class structure. The latest innovations include the experience of part-time monitoring with PBL groups using the Open…
Descriptors: Active Learning, Student Projects, Group Activities, Engineering Education
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Ruizalba Robledo, José Luis; Almenta López, Estefanía; Vallespín Arán, María – Journal of Technology and Science Education, 2014
The overarching goal of working through the CMGS Method (Case Method with Guest Speakers) in Sales Management courses is to provide Business and marketing learners with practical knowledge about how a sales manager can deal with a wide variety of possible professional scenarios. Even when the case method itself is an excellent way to equip…
Descriptors: Sales Occupations, Salesmanship, Management Development, Case Method (Teaching Technique)
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Tortajada-Genaro, Luis Antonio – Journal of Technology and Science Education, 2014
The learning of solving multi-step problems is a relevant aim in chemical education for engineering students. In these questions, after analyzing initial data, a complex reasoning and an elaborated mathematical procedure is needed to achieve the correct numerical answer. However, many students are able to effectively use algorithms even with a…
Descriptors: Chemistry, Cooperative Learning, Problem Solving, Sequential Approach