Nov 30, 2021  
2020-2021 Rivier Academic Catalog 
2020-2021 Rivier Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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NSG 552 - Technology in Nursing Education

This course, appropriate for nurse educators and nurse leaders, examines the role of technology in the curriculum and its impact on nursing education. Student will apply the modern technologies and principles of curriculum development in producing programs of instruction. This course focuses on how to integrate technologies into teaching and to use them to facilitate student learning. This course is organized around best practices such as promoting active learning, respecting students’ diverse ways of learning, fostering collaboration among the students, and providing rich and rapid feedback. Nurse educators will find resources for attaining curriculum goals of integrating health information technology, informatics, and information literacy into the curriculum; harmonizing generational differences among students with varying abilities to use technology; developing self-directed learners, and assuring that all students learn how to acquire and use information necessary for clinical practice. Of particular interest is the emphasis on the use of health information technologies for enhancing patient care, clinical decision making, and promoting patient safety.

Prerequisites & Notes
NSG 550  

Offered: Spring Semester

Credits: 3

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