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Engaging students with sustainable cities in Latin-America

The CITYLAB project aims to enhance the quality of higher education institutions in Latin America through Problem Based Learning (PBL) which is a proven innovative approach for introducing real-world problems in the education program and entails huge possibilities to transform the quality of learning and teaching. It is a kind of active, integrated and constructive learning method that works from a student centered approach and emphasizes on learning to learn and learning by doing, and breaks with traditional teaching methods such as ex-cathedra lectures. In order to introduce and spread PBL, it is required to work on specific problems through multidisciplinary approaches.
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Tom Coppens
Coordinator
tom.coppens@uantwerpen.be


Stijn Rybels
Assistant coordinator​

stijn.rybels@uantwerpen.be


Nina De Jonghe
Assistant

nina.dejonghe@uantwerpen.be