Peer learning project
In line with the demands of a changing and multicultural society such as the one we are living, and within the framework of our plan for continuous improvement of teaching, since the 2010/2011 academic year we have proposed to implement the “Peer Learning” as a system teaching-learning for all our students.
Most successful current companies are based on the use of cooperative teams as the main productive system, however, these companies indicate that they have to dedicate an important amount of time to the training of their employees because the graduates they hire have deficiencies in their Ability to work in a group. In this sense, we advise the use of this learning system because it emphasizes cooperation, team leadership and the recognition of multiple perspectives.
The term “Peer learning” refers to a group of teaching procedures that start from the organization of the class into small mixed and heterogeneous groups where students work together in a coordinated manner to solve academic tasks and deepen their own learning.
Some of the advantages it has are the following: