Methodological approaches to conducting lectures for foreign students on medical microbiology


Keywords: medical education, foreign nationals.

Abstract

The article discusses the main methodological approaches to the preparation of a lecture course on medical microbiology for foreign students at the National Pirogov Memorial Medical University, Vinnytsya. The purpose of the work is to discuss methodological approaches to the preparation of a lecture course on microbiology, virology and immunology for foreign students to form their cognitive activity, the development of clinical thinking and qualitative mastery of discipline. In this work the main methodological bases of preparation of lecture material, its design, importance for mastering the theoretical, practical bases of basic training of foreign medical students are revealed. The main functions of the lecture, as the main form of preparation for practical classes, independent work of students and the preparation of the exam on discipline are highlighted. The role of the teacher's professional skill in mastering the subject "Medical Microbiology, Virology and Immunology" is shown. The present demands from a teacher who lectures to foreign students, the use of new methods and techniques and the introduction of new technologies, diverse approaches and improving the quality of teaching. The lecture is traditionally the leading form of study at a higher educational institution. It performs scientific, cognitive, educational functions. The lecturer must have high professional training, pedagogical skills, communicative skills and fluency in the English language. Lecture material should be presented to foreign students at an adequate scientific level, using modern teaching aids, to contain the basic provisions that are necessary for preparation for practical classes, organization of independent work of students, examination of the subject. The prospect of further improving the teaching of the lecture course is the creation of a multimedia lecture summary for Ukrainian-speaking foreign students.

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Published
2018-12-05
How to Cite
Krizhanovskaya, A., Stukan, O., & Honchar, O. (2018). Methodological approaches to conducting lectures for foreign students on medical microbiology. Reports of Vinnytsia National Medical University, 22(2), 361-364. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.31393/reports-vnmedical-2018-22(2)-27