NURS 740 Nursing Education Capstone

6 credits

Designed to provide an opportunity for students in the education concentration to apply education concepts in a selected higher education or health care delivery environment during a 135 hour practicum experience. Students will complete a capstone project relevant to the role of the nurse educator and develop a professional portfolio. This course emphasizes: analysis and evaluation of concepts of teaching and learning; demonstration of competencies needed to deliver content effectively; assessment and evaluation of student and program outcomes; participation in curriculum planning and development and analysis of regulatory, ethical, legal and accreditation issues. The course includes an on campus residency requirement.

Prerequisite(s): NURS 640 and NURS 642