warren-teachingfuture-2007.pdf (3.53 MB)
Teaching future Australian information systems professionals
conference contributionposted on 2007-01-01, 00:00 authored by Shona Leitch, Matthew Warren
Teaching Information Systems (IS) to Australian tertiary students has come increasing problematic with many of them relying on a face level approach to study. This will surely affect their understanding of IS material and in turn affect their effectiveness in the workplace. This paper examines the issues behind this trend and considers Problem Based Learning (PBL) as an aid to counteract it.