Department of Health Care Sciences 

OpenCourseWare

Welcome to the Wayne State University Department of Health Care Sciences OpenCourseWare (OCW) site. The multidisciplinary course modules on this site were developed by our faculty for Health Care Sciences curriculum. We hope that you find the instruction useful.

Free

OpenCourseWare modules may be used for free under the terms of a Creative Commons or our proprietary license.

Always available

OpenCourseWare modules offer anytime access via the Internet and may be viewed as many times as needed.

Blended learning

OpenCourseWare modules offer flexible off-campus learning in preparation for on-campus hands-on laboratory experiences.

Flexible

OpenCourseWare modules can be used for initial learning experiences, supplemental instruction and review purposes; on campus, off campus and in the clinic.

Customizable

Instructors and individual learners may complete OpenCourseWare modules or module sections to best meet their specific instructional needs.

Compatible

OpenCourseWare modules  work with most modern web browsers. New and upcoming revisions will provide greater compatibility and new features.

OCW Modules

Available modules are listed below with brief descriptions.

Since Adobe will no longer be supporting Flash Player after December 31, 2020, Flash modules were removed from this site and remaining modules were updated with MP4 video if needed. New HTML5 modules do not rely on Flash Player for video or quiz interactions.

Deep Tendon Reflex Examination and Evaluation Study Guide (2.0)

Version 2.0 (beta) offers a completely new interface with HTML5 compatibility, closed captioning, an improved quiz experience and greater device compatibility.

Deep Tendon Reflex Examination and Evaluation Study Guide (1.0)

Modules highlights include laboratory study aids, 21 videos of examination procedures, including close-up views, still and animated graphics, and a glossary of terms. Adobe Flash content was removed from this module in December 2020.

Cranial Nerve Examination and Evaluation Study Guide (1.0)

Modules highlights include laboratory study aids, 13 videos of examination procedures, six short case studies with worksheets, still and animated graphics, and a glossary of terms. Adobe Flash content was removed from this module in December 2020.

Somatosensory Examination and Evaluation Study Guide (1.0)

Modules highlights include laboratory study aids, 19 videos of examination procedures, six short case studies with worksheets, still and animated graphics, and a glossary of terms. Adobe Flash content was removed from this module in December 2020.

Introduction to Vital Signs Examination and Evaluation Study Guide (1.0)

Modules highlights include laboratory study aids, videos of examination procedures, still and animated graphics, and a glossary of terms. Adobe Flash content was removed from this module in December 2020.

Cranial Nerve Examination and Evaluation Study Guide (2.0)

Coming in 2021