Total Credits: 60
Level: Level 4
Target Students: Students registered on the Postgraduate Certificate of Veterinary Education.
|Full Year||Assessed by end of Designated Period|
Summary of Content: This module delivers knowledge and skills in veterinary education using a workplace based model at the school of Veterinary Medicine and Science or relevant Clinical Associate practices. Students will spend 75-85% of their time engaged in supervised teaching activities. Students will learn to teach across a range of different contexts e.g. practical sessions, small group teaching, clinical teaching. Students will gain comprehensive experience in teaching session design and delivery, and assessment practices and quality assurance.
Method and Frequency of Class:
|Activity||Number Of Weeks||Number of sessions||Duration of a session|
|Practical||23 weeks||37 per week||1 hour|
Method of Assessment:
|Dissertation||65||Dissertation on a veterinary education topic OR a critical appraisal of the literature (max 8000 words).|
|Coursework 1||30||Teaching portfolio - portfolio to contain evidence of teaching activities undertaken during period of study, and reflection on these activities.|
|Coursework 2||5||Research plan – outlining research project plan. The project plan MUST be submitted within the first 2 months of the module and passed to allow progression and for the dissertation to be undertaken (no more than 500 words).|
Professor L Mossop
Education Aims: The aim of this module is to provide a basic level of knowledge and skills of veterinary education, for recent veterinary science graduates (MRCVS’).
Learning Outcomes: Knowledge and Understanding
Offering School: Veterinary Medicine & Science
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