|Student Contribution Band:||Band 1|
|Administered by:||College of Healthcare Sciences|
The subject will explore contemporary issues relevant to nurse education. Topics covered include the changing health environment, societal, health and technological advances coupled with political and economic influences on professional responsibilities and workforce requirements. Progress in teaching, learning and assessment strategies will be discussed in light of developing the nursing profession and its capacity to meet community needs. The role of the nurse educator will be explored as a means of professional development and career advancement.
|External, Study Period 1|
|Census Date 26-Mar-2015|
|Coordinator:||Dr Helena Harrison|
|Method of Delivery:||WWW - LearnJCU|
|Assessment:||essays (40%); assignments (50%); group discussion contributions (10%).|
Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.