Would Engineers Need Non-technical Skills or Non-technical Competences or Both?

  • Parts V
  • Teichmann M
  • Rüütmann T
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Parts, V., Teichmann, M., & Rüütmann, T. (2013). Would Engineers Need Non-technical Skills or Non-technical Competences or Both? International Journal of Engineering Pedagogy (IJEP), 3(2), 14. https://doi.org/10.3991/ijep.v3i2.2405

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