Friday, May 15, 2009

Using Second Life to teach students about clinical practice

The Faculty of Medicine at Imperial College London has developed a teaching/training resource in Second Life for their medical students. They simulate clinical scenarios for students to work through in the virtual environment.

We will be using a similar approach in the virtual birth unit as midwifery students work through simulations of birth scenarios -
this video will give you a great idea of the sorts of approaches we will be using.

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