INNOVATIVE EDUCATION APPLIED TO THE BODY CLINICAL ANATOMY AND BODY CAVITIES OF EXOTIC ANIMALS
1 Universidad Complutense de Madrid (SPAIN)
2 Faunia (SPAIN)
3 Clínica Los Sauces (SPAIN)
About this paper:
Appears in: EDULEARN11 Proceedings
Publication year: 2011
Conference name: 3rd International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies
Dates: 4-6 July, 2011
Location: Barcelona, Spain
Abstract:A multidisciplinary team of university teachers, in collaboration with veterinary clinicians working in private institutions, are developing a series of interactive CDs to support teaching in Anatomy of Exotic Animals. The aim is to provide students a material which fosters the applied sense of Anatomy, its close relationship with the Clinic, and the cross-learning as a key element in the new era which is starting for Spanish and European University. Our objective is to give a clinical orientation to the Anatomy and facilitate professional practice by presenting clinical cases to ensure a real picture, both of the major diseases that have these animals, and its resolution.
The work will be presented in a dual version Spanish-English, useful for both students and professionals. Appearing in two of the most spoken languages today, we ensure their potential spread anywhere in the world.
There are already several publications: "Osteology of Exotic Animals" (PIE 2002/22, academic year 2002-2003) .* "Internal Architectural Models" (PIE 2004/95, academic year 2004-2005) .* "Internal Architectural Models II" (PIE 2005 / 6 academic year 2005-2006) .* "Design and Creation of Educational Materials and Evaluation in Zoology" (PIE 2006/536, academic year 2006-2007) .* "Interactive Clinical Anatomy of the Exotic Animals: an example of innovation "(PIE 2006/586, academic year 2006-2007) .*" Development of Zoology at the virtual campus "(PIE 2007/25, academic year 2007-2008) .*" Development an Interactive Educational Server (PIE 2009/212, academic year 2009-2010) .* "Innovative education applied to the clinical anatomy and body cavities of exotic animals" (PIE 2009/167, academic year 2009 - 2010).
Keywords: Virtual anatomy, Virtual learning, Experiences in knowledge management.