Learning in Production, Learning for Production

  • Michael Tisch
  • Eberhard Abele
  • Joachim Metternich


In this chapter, the types of learning for and in production are systematized, the historical development is shown, and the application contexts of the different work-oriented, work-connected, and work-integrated forms of learning are discussed. From this systematization of different learning forms for and in production, the necessity for and the benefit of the further spreading of the learning factory concept can be derived.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael Tisch
    • 3
  • Eberhard Abele
    • 1
  • Joachim Metternich
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Production Management, Technology and Machine ToolsTechnical University of DarmstadtDarmstadtGermany
  2. 2.Institute of Production Management, Technology and Machine ToolsTechnical University of DarmstadtDarmstadtGermany
  3. 3.Institute of Production Management, Technology and Machine ToolsTechnical University of DarmstadtDarmstadtGermany

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