Seminar on teaching, learning and assessment methods in a comparative, international perspective

This seminar is organized as part of the celebration of the 10 years anniversary of the English taught 9th semester of the medical study at the University of Oslo. Contributers will be international guest speakers from key partner universities and local academic staff.

Ball made up of flags.

Illustration: Colourbox

The guest speakers will present the main principles of teaching, learning and assessment methods in respectively Pediatrics and Obstetrics&Gynecology of the undergraduate medical program of their home universities.

International guest speakers that will contribute


14:00 Prof. Michael Permezal, U. of Melbourne
14:15 Prof. Gerhard Theron, U. of Stellenbosch
14:30 Prof. Julianne Toohey, U. of California, Irvine


14:45 Dr. Kypros Kyprianou, U. of Melbourne
15:00 Ass. Prof. Penny Murata, U. of California, Irvine
15:30 Prof. Jorge Murno, U. de Buenos Aires
15:45 Senior Lecturer/Clinical Professor Don Sharkey, U. of Nottingham
16:00 Senior Lecturer Rob Smith, U. of Newcastle (Australia)

Local academic staff that will contribute

16:15 Prof. Babill Stray-Pedersen: Form of assessment in the 9th semester
16:30 Prof. Thor Willy Ruud-Hansen: E-learning
16:45 Educational Dean Prof.Ingrid Os: Principles of teaching, learning and assessment

Coffee break: 15:15-15.30


Published Oct. 1, 2012 2:18 PM - Last modified Mar. 18, 2019 9:56 AM