Communication skills for medical/dental students at the University of Pretoria: Lessons learnt from a two-year study using a forum theatre method

Published in: South African Family Practice
Volume 47, issue 6, 2005 , pages: 60–65
DOI: 10.1080/20786204.2005.10873249
Author(s): C KrügerDepartment of Psychiatry, Faculty of Health Sciences,, JJ Blitz-LindequeFaculty of Health Sciences,, GE PickworthHead Education Consultant (Faculty of Health Sciences), Telematic Learning and Education Innovation,, AJ MunroHead: Department of Drama, Faculty of Humanities,, M LotrietSenior Education Consultant (Faculty of Humanities), Telematic Learning and Education Innovation,


Background: This study describes the lessons learnt from using a novel method for teaching communication skills to second-year medical/dental students.

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