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Blended learning

BMJ 2005; 330 doi: (Published 07 April 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;330:829
  1. Kieran Walsh, editorial registrar (
  1. BMJ Learning

    “What is ‘blended learning’? It's the use of two or more distinct methods of training. This may include combinations such as: blending classroom instruction with online instruction, blending online instruction with access to a coach or faculty member or blending simulations with structured courses.”

    So said Elliot Masie, a leading authority on e-learning.1 Blended learning involves offering different options to learners. As most learners have different learning styles, they are then more likely to find something that suits them. But good blended learning should be …

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