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 reviewed. Attention to learner needs, different learning environments and strategies to enhance professional role development are reviewed. The impact caring, evidence-based practice, technology and collaboration have on learning will be examined.

Semester hours: 3.0

Prerequisites:

  • NS 803 - Healthcare Delivery Systems and Managed Care
  • NS 805 - Application and Evaluation of Theory in Nursing

Last updated: 06/16/2021