Service-Based Engineering Design Project

Do some good for the community while learning about engineering. Groups complete a service-based engineering design project over the course of five weeks. The resource provides guidance on how to conduct the project and help pupils get the most out of it — educationally and philanthropically.

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Instructional Ideas

  • Have learners approach community groups to inquire about any engineering needs
  • Design an elective course centered around service-based engineering design
Classroom Considerations

  • Resource includes some sample projects if no real projects come to mind for the local community
Pros

  • Includes a document listing tips for leading service-based engineering projects
Cons

  • Only provides an overview of the project and is not the actual project outline
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