Ottawa PCW 7 : Authentic assessment of nontraditional discipline-independent (non-technical) skills in basic science curricula

13:30 – 16:30, 10th MARCH 2018
Wojciech Pawlina, Nirusha Lachman, Natalie Langley (Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, USA); Darrell Evans (Monash University, Australia)
Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC), Abu Dhabi
USD 100 – ( Single ) | USD 200 – ( Package )

Level: Intermediate


This interactive workshop will use practical exercises and round-table discussion emphasizing incorporation and assessments of non traditional discipline-independent skills (NTDIS) in basic science curricula. An initial overview of existing literature in this area will be followed by group work reviewing case materials, examples of practical methodologies, and challenges in authentic assessments. The workshop will conclude with advice based on researched effective practice and guidance on how to implement and assess NTDIS.

*Book 2 workshops on the same day (1 in the morning and 1 in the afternoon) and receive a complimentary lunch ticket for the day