ERIC Number: EJ626604
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Student versus Faculty Attitudes toward the Veterinary Medical Profession and Education.
Hoppe, Astrid; Trowald-Wigh, Gunilla
Journal of Veterinary Medical Education, v27 n2 p17-23 Sum 2000
Surveyed and interviewed first-year students and faculty in veterinary medicine at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences on attitudes toward education and practice. Students placed emphasis on specific knowledge and practical skills, while faculty spoke in favor of basic theory; students also wanted integrated exams. Both agreed that veterinary surgeons need strong ethics and good interpersonal skills. (EV)
Descriptors: Student Attitudes, Student Educational Objectives, Teacher Attitudes, Theory Practice Relationship, Veterinary Medical Education, Veterinary Medicine
JVME, Purdue University Press, 1207 South Campus Courts--E, West Lafayette, IN 47907-1207 ($30 individual; $40 institutions).
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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