On 24 October, Prof. Pan Hui, Associate Professor of IAPME, gave a presentation entitled ‘Project-oriented teaching and learning’. The workshop attracted about 35 academic staff members.
In his presentation, Prof. Pan said that he re-learnt scientific knowledge from his daughter’s perspective and that he applied related experience to improve students’ motivation to learn. He also mentioned that his idea of teaching could enhance students’ development of good character, a quality essential to their future life.
He pointed out that the concept of project-oriented teaching and learning could stimulate students’ creative thinking and prompt them to apply whatthey had learned in class to daily life. The ultimate purpose of such pedagogical approach is to promote students to learn in a positive attitude during university life.