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CDIO: conceive, design, implement, operate

By Steve Draper,   Department of Psychology,   University of Glasgow.

CDIO stands for conceive, design, implement, operate. It is a new approach for organising engineering education, (a reaction against courses that are research-based and taught by and for people with no experience in being practising engineers).

Its web site is It has a collection of papers about CDIO, some of which I have local copies of:

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