Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Workshop 1: Clinical (bedside) teaching

Student doctor giving ear examination

All doctors teach. This workshop introduces the concepts of adult learning in the clinical setting and the need to plan teaching encounters.

Workshop objectives

Participants will be able to:

  • improve teaching by recognising opportunities in your clinical setting;
  • incorporate principles about teaching and learning in your teaching;
  • give effective feedback;
  • increase confidence in teaching ability.

Workshop activities

Includes a review of teaching and learning experiences, video critiquing, presentation practice, positive critiquing.