NURS 6270: Practicum in Academic Nursing Education (3-4)
Lecture: 0, Lab: 3-4, Other: 0
The student is provided with an opportunity to select an academic education setting for their practicum. The student works with an approved preceptor faculty member to gain hands on experience in their role as a nurse educator. Scholarly exploration of their role is expected through the use of evidenced based educational standards and professional engagement. A seminar/WebCT format for faculty and student exchange and discussion of student experiences and critique of contemporary issues is included as a component of the practicum.