Is the engineer of 2035 a maker?

Shawn Jordan, Micah Lande

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Abstract

Participants in this special session will: 1. Learn about the knowledge, skills, and attitudes possessed by Makers 2. Discuss the similarities and differences between Makers and Engineers 3. Discuss how Makers fit ABET's model for engineering graduates 4. Discuss how Makers fit the Engineer of 2020 model for engineering graduates 5. Leave enlightened and informed on how the worlds of Making and Engineering could collide.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationProceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
Volume2015-December
ISBN (Print)9781479984534
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2 2015
Event2015 IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE 2015 - El Paso, United States
Duration: Oct 21 2015Oct 24 2015

Other

Other2015 IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE 2015
CountryUnited States
CityEl Paso
Period10/21/1510/24/15

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Keywords

  • engineering education
  • engineering pathways
  • Making
  • tinkering

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Science Applications
  • Software
  • Education

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Jordan, S., & Lande, M. (2015). Is the engineer of 2035 a maker? In Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE (Vol. 2015-December). [7344194] Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1109/FIE.2015.7344194