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Laboratory report writing on optical physics undergraduate labs : draft and feedback processes to facilitate student learning and skill development
Author(s): D. M. Kane; P. G. Browne

Paper Abstract

Writing high quality, formal laboratory reports about optical physics experiments is a key learning outcome for physics and optical technology graduates. Improved learning outcomes are achieved by a process of draft reports which receive feedback. Student engagement is discussed.

Paper Details

Date Published: 5 June 2009
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 9666, 11th Education and Training in Optics and Photonics Conference, 96661M (5 June 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.2208047
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D. M. Kane, Macquarie Univ. (Australia)
P. G. Browne, Macquarie Univ. (Australia)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 9666:
11th Education and Training in Optics and Photonics Conference
K. Alan Shore, Editor(s)

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