Effective Learning & Teaching in Medical, Dental, & Veterinary Education

Synopsis

This book covers all of the key issues concerning the effective teaching in medical, dental and veterinary education. It includes contributions from a wide range of experts in the field, with a broad and international perspective. It includes material on teaching and the support of learning; effectively using learning materials and Information Technology in clinical education; assessment; developing effective learning environments; developing reflective practice and personal development.Contents: Introduction; Opportunities in clinical teaching; Collaborative learning, collegiality and critical thinking; Communication skills: on being patient centered; Linking the generic with the specialist; The curriculum; Assessment; Large group teaching and interactive lecturing; Small group teaching and problem-based learning; Using IT and online learning; Supporting students; Innovation in the laboratory; Facilitating learning in clinical environments; Developing reflective practitioners; Institutional benchmarking and quality issues; The future of clinical education.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Sharon Huttly
  • John Sweet
  • George Brown
  • Madeleine Rohlin
  • Michael Manogue
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Sterling, VA
Publication year:
  • 2003