Professional Liaison Program in Undergraduate Civil Engineering

TitleProfessional Liaison Program in Undergraduate Civil Engineering
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1995
AuthorsWilson, JC
JournalJournal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education & Practice
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISBN Number10523928
Accession Number6784496
KeywordsCivil , education , ENGINEERING , Higher
AbstractThis article describes a liaison program between McMaster University's civil engineering department and civil engineers engaged in professional practice that was used to introduce undergraduate students to real engineering problems. The program places second-year civil engineering students on a technical project assignment with a local professional engineering office to help introduce them to complex problem-solving and different facets of professional work in the civil engineering field.
NotesWilson, John C.; Source Info: Jul95, Vol. 121 Issue 3, p165; Subject Term: CIVIL engineering; Subject Term: ENGINEERING students; Subject Term: EDUCATION, Higher; Number of Pages: 5p; Document Type: Article
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