N820 Essentials for Academic Health Educators

This course presents evidence based teaching theories, strategies and skills for individuals interested in the role of faculty in programs preparing students for health professions. Contemporary issues and approaches to educating students with diverse learning needs will be addressed from assessment of learning styles to evaluation of outcomes. Societal influences on the curriculum development process are highlighted along with strategies for enhancing academic career development.
This course is offered on Tuesday afternoons from 1:00pm – 4:00pm. This is a HYBRID course every other week on campus. This course requires permission by instructor Maureen.Wassef@umassmed.edu. 3 credits