NS 806 - Theories of Learning for the Nurse Educator

Selected theories of learning, development and cognition are examined in relation to their philosophical underpinnings and basic assumptions. Theory application to program/course design, students/faculty interactions, and evaluation process are explored. Attention to learner needs, different learning environments, and strategies to enhance professional role development will be explored. The impact caring, evidence-based practice, technology, and collaboration have on learning will be examined.

Semester hours: 3.0

Prerequisites:

  • GR 798 - Essentials of Scholarly Writing
  • NS 803 - Health Care Delivery Systems and Managed Care
  • NS 805 - Application and Evaluation of Theory in Nursing
  • NS 807 - Theories and Concepts of Advanced Practice Roles

Last updated: 03/17/2020