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7th International CONCEIVE DESIGN IMPLEMENT OPERATE Conference (CDIO2011)

Quality Assurance with CDIO self-evaluation - First results of a Nordic project
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Author:Juha Kontio <juha.kontio@turkuamk.fi> (Turku University of Applied Sciences)
Janne Roslöf <janne.roslof@turkuamk.fi> (Turku University of Applied Sciences)
Kristina Edström <kristina@kth.se> (KTH - Royal Institute of Technology)
Sara Thyberg Naumann <stn@kth.se> (KTH - Royal Institute of Technology)
Fredrik Schaufelberger <fresch@kth.se> (KTH - Royal Institute of Technology)
Peter Munkebo Hussmann <pmh@llab.dtu.dk> (DTU - Technical University of Denmark)
Katriina Schrey-Niemenmaa <katriina.schrey@metropolia.fi> (Metropolia University of Applied Sciences)
Markku Karhu <markku.karhu@metropolia.fi> (Metropolia University of Applied Sciences)
Arja Ristola <arja.ristola@metropolia.fi> (Metropolia University of Applied Sciences)
Date: 2011-06-20     Track: Main     Session: 1
DOI:10.4122/1.1000054602
DOI:10.4122/1.1000054603

Our paper describes the Nordic project ‘Quality Assurance in Higher Education’. The main goal of the project is to develop and implement a self-evaluation model in the participating Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) to support their quality assurance work and continuous curriculum development in the field of engineering. The framework of development is the CDIO self-evaluation model. In this freestyle session we will introduce our results and challenge the audience to evaluate our work with clickers. At the same time we disseminate the project achievements and hopefully provide new ideas and support for quality assurance work on other higher education institutes.