NURS 672 - Strat Teaching Nurs
Strategies for Teaching in Nursing --- This competency-based course will provide an introduction to the role and function of the nurse involved in staff development, patient education, or a faculty role. Following an introduction to philosophies and theories of teaching and learning, students will focus on understanding the characteristics of learners, analysis of needs assessments, development of instructional objectives, and course design. Emphasis will be placed on teaching methods, including distance learning and online instruction; experiential learning; and evaluation measures. An individual practical application assignment in designing and presenting a teaching plan will facilitate development of knowledge and skill.