Describe the impact that participating in the dissection of a corpse had on you.
Identify your personal values and beliefs related to human life and death and reflect on the ways Dissection Week has challenged these.
Identify what you have learnt from your reflection.
Complete the assignment in 600 words
Clear and comprehensive description of the impact on self of participating in the dissection of a corpse
Deeply insightful reflection on how dissection week has challenged personal values/beliefs in relation to human life and death
Clearly identifies and describes personal learning arising from this reflection.
Assignment Learning Outcomes
By the end of this assignment, students should be able to;
Background and Rationale
Bond University Medical Students are scheduled to attend Griffith University for one week of cadaver dissection. This provides an extremely valuable learning opportunity and helps students to learn anatomy first hand.
For many students, the dissection of a corpse is confronting and challenging both educationally and emotionally. Students are given preliminary briefing and preparative advice by Professor Wally Wood in a session entitled “Celebrating Life/Confronting Death”, where Professor Wood is joined by other medical faculty.
Attendance at this lecture is compulsory for the following reasons:
Examine your experience of Dissection Week
Format– Assignments must be in the following format and order.
Electronic submission as follows:
PPD/Brown E/7.2 would be the second PPD assignment for semester 7 submitted by student E. Brown.
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Return of Results
Your results will be emailed to your Bond student email account.
Due date: Week 10: 4pm Friday 22nd July 2011
This assignment is compulsory and worth 50% of your Semester 4 PPD mark.
The late lodgement penalty will be a loss of 10% of total marks per semester day. No mark will be awarded if submitted 1 week after the due date.