Tag Archives: TIGER

TIGER in Australia

Susie Macfarlane, Research Fellow in Scholarly Teaching and Learning, Deakin Univeristy Australia visited BDRA today. Susie works for the Faculty of Health, Medicine, Nursing and Behavioural Science. She is very interested in the TIGER project. A colleague of her who teachers IPE … Continue reading

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More dissemination opportunities for TIGER

We submitted a presentation proposal to OER 11 and will hear the decision from the conference by 20 December. There are other IPE and e-learning conferences in 2011 where TIGER can have a presence. IPE conferences 2011: 1. ASME (Association for the … Continue reading

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Medical students get iPhones for their study

My colleague Terese Bird shared this news with me, which might have some implications for TIGER. Medical students at Leeds University are given iPhones as part of their study. The medical students in their final two years spend much of their time … Continue reading

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Observation of a practical-based learning session

I observed a practical-based training session in the Loughborough Hospital this Monday and Tuesday (8-9 Nov 2010). 15 IPE students studying different subjects: Medical, Nursing, Pharmacists and Social Workers, most of them are in their final year, took part in the … Continue reading

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Observation of an IPE teaching class

I observed a Strand One – Introduction to Interprofessional Working teaching session yesterday at De Montfort University. The session was led by Liz Anderson and Julie Kent. About 30 first-year students studying different subjects: nursing, social worker, therapists, pharmacist attended … Continue reading

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Observation in a hospital

Next week, there is an opportunity for me to visit the Loughborough hospital where IPE students from Leicester University attend a 4-day Interprofessional Education programme. The students will be placed in small groups to learn together on a care of the elderly ward. They … Continue reading

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EURODL:spcial issue for OERs

Journal: EURODL (European Journal of Open, Distance and E-learning) Special Issue: Fostering Creativity The Use of Open Educational Resources For publication in May 2011 Topics: Studies in creativity in the use of OER in teaching and learning Ways in which … Continue reading

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