1887

Combined Use of a Conference Program Book and Concept Maps for Student Exploration of the Diversity of Microbiology Subdisciplines

  • Authors: Min-Ken Liao1, Mike Winiski2
  • VIEW AFFILIATIONS HIDE AFFILIATIONS
    Affiliations: 1: Department of Biology, Furman University; 2: Center for Teaching and Engaged Learning, Furman University
  • Citation: Min-Ken Liao, Mike Winiski. 2009. Combined use of a conference program book and concept maps for student exploration of the diversity of microbiology subdisciplines.
  • Publication Date : August 2009
MyBook is a cheap paperback edition of the original book and will be sold at uniform, low price.
Add to My Favorites
You must be logged in to use this functionality

The ASM General Meeting Program Book and concept maps are used to engage students in exploring the diversity of microbiology subdisciplines and help them vicariously experience the meeting. Preactivity questionnaires ask students to list different microbiology subdisciplines and build concept maps based on the list. Students then examine the Program Books and generate an itinerary listing the talks they would choose if they were attending the meeting. Postactivity questionnaires and concept maps are used to gauge the impact on student understanding.

Executive Summary

No executive summary material available for this content.

Supplemental Material

No supplementary material available for this content.

This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Please check the format of the address you have entered.
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error