To effectively manage educational programs requires good leadership and managerial skills. Very often, medical and health professionals and educators are given those roles without adequate training and exposure. This course is to introduce the foundational principles and best practices in managing programs and leading educational development. At the end of the workshop, participants should be able to discuss best practices in course management and leadership and apply the principles of good management and leadership to one’s own educational environment to identify strengths, limitations and ways to improve.
This workshop will provide diverse approaches in teaching large group and small group with/without technology enhancement in different settings. At the end of this workshop, participants should be able to discuss how to engage students, motivate them to practice higher order thinking skills and promote meaningful learning using different small and large groups teaching approaches, discuss the strengths of each teaching and learning methods, discuss key learning principles underpinning the various strategies in teaching and learning and apply the theories and principles in hands‐on sessions.