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Teaching with Simulation - CRIT5009

Year - 2018

Simulation is required to learn and maintain skills for those practising critical care medicine. This unit will provide students with the skills and knowledge to construct a challenging, yet safe learning environment with realistic simulation scenarios. Students will learn how to manage the technology and the learning environment. The unit of study also aims to enhance students' skills as teachers in busy clinical settings, improving supervision and feedback and creating effective teams.

Online lectures, discussion groups and tutorials. Compulsory face to face intensive 2 days (8.30am-5pm) in simulation centre.

2 x written assignments (20%); preparation and participation in face to face workshops (25%); portfolio of written assignments (50%); participation in online discussion (5%)

Manual of Simulation in Healthcare 2nd Edition, 2016, Riley R.H(Ed), Oxford University Press, ISBN 978-0-19-871762-1 (recommended)

Additional information
Enrolments in this unit are limited and departmental permission is required.


Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Critical Care
Study Mode: Distance education/intensive on campus
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Clinical A/Prof Leonie Watterson
HECS Band: 3
Courses that offer this unit

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