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Aviation Academy

Maaik Borst wins grant in the Comenius Teaching Program

4 Apr 2018 13:05 | Education and Research

Maaik Borst (lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences in Amsterdam) has successfully applied for a grant in the Comenius Teaching Program. This is a program initiated by NWO, which gives teachers the opportunity to turn their vision on education into practice.

The proposed program for the Aviation Academy exists of a differentiation module for MRO Engineering students, with a focus on the design of repairs of composite aircraft, to be developed together with the aviation industry. This teaching module includes knowledge about aircraft structures, composite repairs and design. Students will be stimulated to explore the possibilities of the material and repairs. A total of 46 projects out of 145 were granted.