Capella University Changes in Medical Education Analysis

Instructions

For this assessment, you will analyze the changes that have occurred in medical education from the 1800s to today.

Write a 3–5 page paper that addresses the following points:

  • Analyze the scope of change in medical education from the 1800s to today.
  • Compare and contrast the apprenticeship and academic models of medical education.
    • How have the two evolved over time?
  • Evaluate the importance of understanding the history in order to help improve medical education in the future.
  • Provide examples that illustrate your points.

Organize your paper using the following headings (these headings are required):

  • Title Page.
  • Introduction.
    • Preview the main themes of your paper.
  • The Changing Scope of Medical Education.
    • Analyze the scope of change in medical education from the 1800s to today.
  • Apprenticeship Model versus Academic Model.
    • Describe both models.
    • Compare and contrast their features.
    • Analyze how they have evolved over time.
  • Improving Medical Education by Understanding History.
    • Evaluate the importance of understanding the history of medical education in order to help improve medical education in the future.
  • Conclusion.
    • Summarize the main themes of your paper.
  • References.

Paper Requirements

  • Your paper will be a minimum of 3–5 double-spaced pages in length, not including title and reference pages.
  • Font: Times New Roman 12-point.
  • Cite at least four references.
  • Format your paper according to APA style.