Professor Phil Newton is the Director of Learning and Teaching at Swansea University Medical School in the United Kingdom. In this second part of our learning theory discussion, Phil joins me to talk about constructivism and how it can be used in the classroom and the use of open book assessments and engagement during online teaching.


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