Course Catalog » Medicine 140.22

Subject: Medicine
Course Number: 140.22
Course Title: Narrative Medicine and Podcasting with The Nocturnists
Units: 6
School: Medicine
Department: Medicine

Course Description: Physicians, privy to an amazing variety of vulnerable experiences shared by humanity, have always been natural storytellers. Organized by The Nocturnists, this elective will introduce medical students to new media and communication, including podcasting, as well as live storytelling events. Students will learn the craft of podcasting, and will leave the elective with a strong mental framework for using podcasts and other narrative-centric media tools to communicate crucial stories in medicine.
Prerequisites: all core clerkships
Restrictions: none
Activities: Direct - Project, Direct - Discussion, Student - Project

Instructor of Record: E. Silverman
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? Yes

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Course Grading Convention: P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: No
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? No
Repeat course for credit? Yes