INNOVATIVE EDUCATION AT POLYTECHNIC:
THE “CHALLENGE” AS TEAM-BASED TRAINING EXPERIENCE AND COMPARISON WITH THE REAL PROBLEMS OF COMPANIES.
New opportunity for the students of the Polytechnic of Turin, who will be able to acquire formative credits starting from this Academic Year through real challenges in which they compete to find the most innovative idea: they are the CHALLENGE @ POLITO, starting from October, in the during which the students, divided into multidisciplinary teams, look for new solutions that solve the challenges proposed by companies and associations on concrete technological problems or those linked to industrial dynamics. The Challenge is for the first time fully part of the University’s educational offer and will take place at the Contamination Lab Innovation Kitchen, the Politecnico area where students can experiment and practice their skills learned in class in an informal environment that promotes the creative and collaborative spirit and compares with technologies and companies.
Among the challenges proposed for the first semester “CLEAR – miCro pLastic freE wAteR” (7 and 8 October) for ROLD, to find solutions for the environmental problem of microplastics emitted in particular by washing machines.