CASP Curriculum

In this course, students will...

  • Study the anatomy of the human body through virtual reality
  • Learn basic dissection skills
  • Observe simulated surgical procedures on embalmed cadaveric tissue
  • Learn the fundamentals of suturing, instrument handling and foundational medical skills
  • Learn about careers in medicine
  • Attend workshops with Stanford Physicians and Faculty
  • Learn diagnostic techniques and academic research methodologies through clinical cases

Homework Assignments

  • Students will complete daily assignments in preparation for each class and will spend time outside of class preparing for daily quizzes and clinical case study presentations. Students may also be required to complete reflective writing assignments based on their class experience.