Course Detail

NURS 644E Transit to Nurse Educator Role 3.00 credits
This course explores current issues and challenges facing nurse educators. Topics addressed include accreditation issues and polices, academic policies, legal issues in nursing education, dealing with problematic student situations, learning disabilities and students with special needs, cultural considerations in nursing education, and educational technology. Also considered is the complexity of the nurse educator role and academia, as well as strategies for success as a nurse educator. Students use course assignments to explore issues related to their individual clinical specialty areas and intended practice settings.