Basics in Teaching & Learning course 2020

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Basics in Teaching & Learning course (BTL) News 2020

To facilitate newly inducted teachers in health professions education and for the professional development of its academic staff, Department of Medical Education at UMDC, has been organizing Basics in Teaching & Learning course (BTL) since 2012. This year also a 2-week course having a series of 9 workshops was organized from 23rd Dec 2020 to 13th Jan 2021. The workshops included
• What it means to be a teacher?
• Reflective practice
• Domains of learning
• Writing learning outcomes
• Presentation skills
• Facilitating a small group discussion
• Online teaching and assessment
• Constructive feedback
• MCQ development























These workshops were facilitated by DME team including Prof. Tanzeela Khalid, Dr Shirza Nadeem, Dr Sundus Tariq, Dr Sumera Riaz & Dr Saba Tariq. 21 MBBS & BDS faculty members enthusiastically participated in this course. After formal training, participants demonstrated their presentation skills and were given constructive feedback. Successful participants were awarded a certificate of 18 CME hours at the end of BTL course.