Authors: Juliana de Melo Bezerra ; Neusa Maria Franco Oliveira ; Cristiane Aparecida Martins ; Raquel Caratti Piani ; Lara Kühl Teles and Maria Margareth da Silva

Affiliation: ITA, Brazil

ISBN: 978-989-758-291-2

Keyword(s): Engineering Education, Non-technical Competences, Project based Learning.

Abstract: Engineering technical competence is an indisputable need in an engineer professional life. However, to be a complete engineer, able to work in an ever changing globalized world, but sensible to cultural differences, it is necessary more than technical skills. It is then important for students acquiring non-technical competences, such as intercultural appreciation, leadership, self management, service and civic responsibility, teamwork, and understanding of engineering ethics. Here, we present the “Women in STEM2D” Program, developed with undergraduate engineering students, whose goal is to attract and keep female students in the technological and science areas. We provide a critical analysis about how the planning and execution of the program activities contribute to the development of non-technical skills in the engineering students.

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Paper citation in several formats:
Bezerra J., Maria Franco Oliveira N., Aparecida Martins C., Caratti Piani R., Kühl Teles L. and Margareth da Silva M. (2018). Supporting the Development of Complete Engineers.In Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Computer Supported Education - Volume 2: CSEDU, ISBN 978-989-758-291-2, pages 214-221. DOI: 10.5220/0006678002140221

author={Juliana de Melo Bezerra and Neusa Maria Franco Oliveira and Cristiane Aparecida Martins and Raquel Caratti Piani and Lara Kühl Teles and Maria Margareth da Silva},
title={Supporting the Development of Complete Engineers},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Computer Supported Education - Volume 2: CSEDU,},


JO - Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Computer Supported Education - Volume 2: CSEDU,
TI - Supporting the Development of Complete Engineers
SN - 978-989-758-291-2
AU - Bezerra J.
AU - Maria Franco Oliveira N.
AU - Aparecida Martins C.
AU - Caratti Piani R.
AU - Kühl Teles L.
AU - Margareth da Silva M.
PY - 2018
SP - 214
EP - 221
DO - 10.5220/0006678002140221

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