How do we develop student problem solving and research skills across the curriculum? Colleagues from the University of South Pacific explain their perspective on RSD
‘What is the problem here?’ asks A/Profoessor Jito Vanualailai in the presentation at the VC’s Learning and Teaching forum at USP in October 2013 [link below]. ‘What are the problem solving skills that I need to identify? How do I teach these skills in a cohesive systematic manner?’
Two years since the University of the South Pacific decided to use the Research SKill Development framework to develop problem solving, critical thinkng and researching skills across degree programs, colleagues from the university explain their answers to Jito’s questions.