E-learning of histopathology

Principal Supervisor

Professor To Ka Fai, Department of Anatomical and Cellular Pathology


3 years

Approved Budget

HK $200,000

  • Project Objectives
  • Key deliverables expected
  • Evaluation of deliverables/outcomes
  • Dissemination of deliverables/outcomes

Project Objectives

To enhance the web-based histopathology teaching in Years 2 and 3 of MBChB curriculum in the Faculty of Medicine

Key deliverables expected and timelines for completion

Deliverables Contents Schedule
Digital image library and web page Images of current tutorials 1Q – 2Q 2013
Digital image library and web page Additional supplementary images 2Q 2014
Digital image library and web page Interactive annotated images 4Q 2015

Arrangements for evaluation of project deliverables/outcomes

  • Feedback and comments from students and other teachers will be analyzed for continuous improvement.
  • Analyzing answers to short answer questions in examinations with images to provide feedback for improvement.
  • Means for disseminating project deliverables/outcomes

  • Images are available to all MBChB students via the internet.
  • Login ID and limited administration rights will be provided to conveners of other courses requiring the gross and histological images.
  • Experiences will be shared in seminars, open forum, local conferences or international conferences.