Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography

SCIP (SDMS Members): Learning-Style Directed Clinical Education
Katie Kuntz, MEd, RT(R), RDMS, RVT, FSDMS
Cost:  Free
SDMS CME Credit:  1

Course Description

SCIP Learning Style-Directed Clinical Education

This course will explore the ways people prefer to learn. Several approaches, frameworks, models and typologies of learning styles will be presented. The question of whether or not instructors should tailor their material and delivery methods will be discussed.

Target Audience

Primary: Clinical Instructors and Preceptors

Will also benefit: Didactic Faculty, Technical Directors, Lead Sonographers, and Supervisors

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this educational activity, participants will be able to:

  • Define learning styles
  • Discuss the benefits of tailoring instruction to individual learner styles
  • Explore effective techniques to adapt clinical instruction to the learner
  • Discuss incorporation of individualized instruction into a busy clinical practice