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Table 5 Extracurricular (informal) educational activities in Health and Human Rights*

From: Training Trainers in health and human rights: Implementing curriculum change in South African health sciences institutions

  Formal Curricula
  Implemented Not Implemented
Extracurricular Activity   
Elective experiences in HHR+ 0 4
Special studies modules in HHR 2 0
Speaker series 2 2
Film series 0 0
Interest group 1 3
Admissions recruitment policies for disadvantaged students 3 1
Staff recruitment policies for disadvantaged groups 3 3
Research initiatives in HHR 4 2
Staff/faculty development in HHR 8 6
Emphasis on HHR-based approach in teaching 9 9
IRC° or other self-examination of role of institution under apartheid 0 0
Development of health professional oath/code of ethical conduct 1 3
Other 2 4
Total 35 37
None 7 8
No Answer 4 2
  1. * Participants could select more than one response; +HHR - Health and Human Rights;° IRC - Institutional Reconciliation Commission.