Education and teaching for health care professionals (SNM661)
Who is it for?
Healthcare professionals who wish to develop their skills of teaching and assessing in the clinical environment.
Overview of content:
What is it about?
This online unit aims to facilitate comprehensive understanding and develop participant’s knowledge regarding teaching and learning ideologies and practices, specifically in relation to health care environments. Learning styles, teaching strategies, assessment and evaluation will be explored, as well as issues related to curriculum development and the delivery in a variety of contexts. Quality and governance issues and the procedures necessary for review and application in the educational context will also be analysed.
How does it enhance practice?
Through completing the module the participant will be able to:
Mode of Assessment:
Assessment will through submission of a teaching presentation that will be accompanied by a detailed written teaching plan. This will be supported by a 2000 word academic assignment critically reflecting on informed judgement and student progression.
15 credits at level 7
12 week course – Online – distance learning
4 February 2019