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Essential Skills for a Medical Teacher. Edition: 3

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Perfect for new teachers in undergraduate, postgraduate, or continuing education, as well as more experienced educators who want to assess, improve, and gain new perspectives on teaching and learning, Essential Skills for a Medical Teacher is a useful, easy-to-read professional resource. This book offers a concise introduction to the field of medical education, with key coverage of educational models and theory that can help inform teaching practice. Clear illustrations and practical tips throughout make it an excellent starting point for those new to the field of medical education or who want to facilitate more effective learning for their students or trainees.

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  • Section 1 - Challenges you face as a teacher (Teaching responsibilities)

    1. What is expected of you as a teacher at a time of change
    2. Section 2 - Specifying what students should learn (Outcome-based education)

    3. What is outcome or competency based education
    4. Specifying the learning outcomes and competencies
    5. Describing and communicating the learning outcomes and competencies
    6. Twelve steps in establishing an outcome or competency based approach
    7. Entrustable Professional Activities
    8. Section 3 - Planning the curriculum (The Curriculum)

    9. The authentic curriculum
    10. Ten questions to ask when planning a curriculum
    11. Sequencing curriculum content and the spiral curriculum
    12. A student-centred approach and student engagement
    13. Building learning around clinical problems and presentations
    14. Using an integrated approach
    15. Interprofessional education (IPE)
    16. Clinical teaching in the curriculum
    17. Information overload, the core curriculum and electives
    18. The importance of the education environment
    19. Mapping the curriculum
    20. Section 4 - Helping the student to learn (The teacher's toolkit)

    21. Selecting the teaching method
    22. Using sound educational principles
    23. Demonstrating passion for teaching
    24. Teaching large groups
    25. Learning in small groups
    26. Facilitating Independent learning
    27. Undertaking clinical teaching
    28. Making use of simulation
    29. Technology-enhanced learning
    30. Using peer and collaborative learning
    31. Section 5 - Checking that the student has learned (Assessment)

    32. Your institution's assessment PROFILE
    33. Six questions to ask about assessment
    34. Written assessment
    35. Clinical and performance-based assessment
    36. Portfolio assessment
    37. Self-assessment
    38. Assessment for admission to medicine and postgraduate training
    39. Section 6 - Planning for the future

    40. Evaluating the curriculum
    41. Knowing what works and doesn't work
    42. Bringing about change
    43. The future of medical education
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