Application of the Method Case: Integration Between the Theory and the Surgical Practice

Modern teaching-learning processes demand student centered for educational methodologies, which develop skills such as collaborative work, analysis, problem solving, and others. The case method gives the opportunity to analyze a real situation in an academic environment, where students can discuss a...

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Autores Principales: Oviedo, Jorge, Hernandez, Patricia
Formato: Artículo
Idioma: Inglés
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Publicado: Universidad de Costa Rica 2015
Acceso en línea: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/Odontos/article/view/21485
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/21362
Sumario: Modern teaching-learning processes demand student centered for educational methodologies, which develop skills such as collaborative work, analysis, problem solving, and others. The case method gives the opportunity to analyze a real situation in an academic environment, where students can discuss and apply higher cognitive requirements to relevant learning. The aim of this paper was to analyze the application of case method as participative seminars to supplement the Surgery Clinic course in the Faculty of Dentistry of University of Costa Rica.