Certificate Course In Health Professions Education (CHPE)

NEW COURSE FOR 2020 TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON

Duration of Course:

A six-months blended learning course comprising of 02 contact sessions and on-line learning activities via Pre-course reading material and post-course assignments.

Total Credit Hours: 08

  • Face to face sessions: 03 hrs.
  • Distant learning: 05 hrs.

Rationale:

To equip participants with teaching and learning skills in student-centered curriculum by developing their competency as TEACHER (12 roles of a Teacher).

This basic level course will provide orientation to students with Health Profession education regarding philosophies, innovative teaching methods, learning and assessment strategies.

Course Theme:

The certificate course will cover the basics of the following themes with special emphasis on teaching and learning:

  • Teaching/ Learning and Instructional Strategies
  • Educational Psychology
  • Assessment in education
  • Curriculum development

Eligibility Criteria:

This course is open to health professionals, medical doctors, dentists, physical therapists, pharmacists, nursing and faculty of speech and language, with at least one year of certified teaching experience.