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Mind the Gap! Bridging the Gap between Theory and Practice in Laboratory Assignments

@inproceedings{Nowaczyk2007MindTG,
  title={Mind the Gap! Bridging the Gap between Theory and Practice in Laboratory Assignments},
  author={Sławomir Nowaczyk and Cristina Isvoranu and Saioa G{\'o}mez Zorita and Thaer Barri and Florentina Trif},
  year={2007}
}
Typically, students who arrive at the laboratory classes are expected to possess the knowledge necessary to ensure safe and fruitful work. Sometimes, however, the knowledge obtained from attending the lectures and from reading course books does not quite fulfill these expectations. In this paper we have looked at what we call the "gap problem", i.e., the situation where the information, the understanding and the skills that students really fathom are not what is needed for performing the… Expand

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