Effectiveness of Computer Assisted Learning as a Tool in Experimental Pharmacology: views of Undergraduate Medical Students

Affiliation
Aswanaa Kamanuru Govindarajulu *

Dept of Pharmacology, Govt Kilpauk Medical College & Hospital, Chennai.
C. Ramachandra Bhat

Dept of Pharmacology, Govt Kilpauk Medical College & Hospital, Chennai.
Malar . Sivaraman

ept of Pharmacology, Govt Kilpauk Medical College & Hospital, Chennai.
T . Aruna

Dept of Pharmacology, Govt Kilpauk Medical College & Hospital, Chennai.
Abstract

Practical sessions in Pharmacology in India still use live animal experiments at many institutions. In view of rising ethical issues on the use of animals in experiments, interactive non-animal alternative methodologies such as Computer Assisted Learning are being adopted by various medical colleges worldwide. To assess the undergraduate students” view points and experiences of computer assisted learning simulations in teaching experimental pharmacology and receive suggestions to improve the

Keywords

Computer Assisted Learning, Experimental Pharmacology, Live animal experiments.