The field of clinical and patient education is addressed in the context of the healthcare environment with emphasis on continuing changes in technologies, information and evidence bases for practice. The unit involves a study of the literature on the nature of learned and performed skills and what impact they may have on the delivery of effective education in clinical settings. The unit also explores the role of the registered nurse in relation to patient education, staff education and student supervision.
lectures/tutorials and independent learning/online
Student assessment (100%) conducted throughout the semester, as advised within the relevant unit of study outline
As advised within the relevant unit of study outline