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Add a bit of honey to enhance enterprise and employability

Power, Jess (2017) Add a bit of honey to enhance enterprise and employability. In: HEA Annual Conference 2017 Generation TEF: Teaching in the spotlight, 4th-6th July, Manchester, UK. (Unpublished)

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A case-study is presented which uses an innovative platform to promote the development of entrepreneurial activity between engineering, design and business students. The platform is situated outside the curriculum and provides the opportunity for students with no formal engagement to form interdisciplinary teams to co-construct knowledge (knowledge building), share ideas (knowledge exchange) and build networks (knowledge communities). “Honeypot” brings together students, who value innovative-thinking and ideas generation as part of their UG experience. The presentation highlights the success and challenges of designing and implementing this platform for innovation and its subsequent impact on learning.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Interdisciplinarity, employability, partners in learning, co-creation of knowledge, flexible learning, networking, industry challenges, peer support, enterprise
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB2300 Higher Education
Schools: School of Art, Design and Architecture
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Depositing User: Sally Hughes
Date Deposited: 05 Jul 2017 11:46
Last Modified: 28 Aug 2021 15:51


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