ERIC Number: EJ344446
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1986
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Problem-Solving in the Pre-Clinical Curriculum: The Uses of Computer Simulations.
Michael, Joel A.; Rovick, Allen A.
Medical Teacher, v8 n1 p19-25 1986
Promotes the use of computer-based simulations in the pre-clinical medical curriculum as a means of providing students with opportunities for problem solving. Describes simple simulations of skeletal muscle loads, complex simulations of major organ systems and comprehensive simulation models of the entire human body. (TW)
Descriptors: College Science, Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Uses in Education, Educational Technology, Higher Education, Human Body, Instructional Improvement, Medical Education, Microcomputers, Models, Problem Solving, Science Curriculum, Science Education, Science Instruction, Simulation, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom