Department of Health Care Sciences 

OpenCourseWare

Welcome to the Wayne State University Department of Health Care Sciences OpenCourseWare (OCW) site. The course modules were developed by our faculty for Health Care Science 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.

Customizable

OpenCourseWare modules and module sections can be used to meet a variety of instructional needs.

Compatible

OpenCourseWare modules  work with most modern web browsers. 

OCW Modules

Available modules are listed below with brief descriptions.

Adobe discontinued Flash Player on December 31, 2020. In response, all Flash modules were removed from this site and Flash content was removed from the remaining modules. New HTML5 modules are being developed and will be posted as they are completed.

Deep Tendon Reflex Examination and Evaluation Study Guide (v2)

Module highlights include a new interface, 21 videos of examination procedures, including close-up views, closed captioning, an improved quiz experience and greater device and browser compatibility.

Somatosensory Examination and Evaluation Study Guide (v2 beta)

Module highlights include a new interface, 19 videos of examination procedures, short case studies with worksheets, an improved quiz experience and greater device and browser compatibility.

Cranial Nerve Examination and Evaluation Study Guide (v2 beta)

Module highlights include a new interface, 13 videos of examination procedures, short case studies with worksheets and greater device and browser compatibility. 

Introduction to Vital Signs Examination and Evaluation Study Guide


Retired OCW Modules

Deep Tendon Reflex Examination and Evaluation Study Guide (v1) retired

This module is retired and will not be updated. The module remains available for users. All Adobe Flash content was removed from this module in December 2020.

Somatosensory Examination and Evaluation Study Guide (v1.0) retired

This module is retired and will not be updated. The module remains available for users. All Adobe Flash content was removed from this module in December 2020.

Cranial Nerve Examination and Evaluation Study Guide (v1) retired

This module is retired and will not be updated. The module remains available for users. All Adobe Flash content was removed from this module in December 2020.

Introduction to Vital Signs Examination and Evaluation Study Guide (v1.0) retired

Modules highlights include laboratory study aids and videos of examination procedures. Adobe Flash content was removed from this module in December 2020.