Open your ears: enhancing health professional students' aural awareness through innovation

Rebecca Vanderheide, Anita Collins, Lisa Gaye McKenna

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Interdisciplinary discussions between a nursing and amusic academic regarding the use of the arts to enhance healthcare students learning led to the development of the Open Your Ears (OYE) program. This program uses music as a medium of discovery, by creating experiential learning activities that are designed to enhance objective and subjective aural awareness.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)98 - 101
Number of pages4
JournalFocus on Health Professional Education
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2013

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