Graduate Course Catalog 2007-2009

COURSE: 30-540 Educational Theory and the Scholarship of Teaching (3)
This course introduces the student to the field of educational theory in a nursing and health education environment. The scholarship of teaching model provides a framework for exploring theories of learning, motivation, instruction and teaching. Selected theoretical perspectives are explored to facilitate development of a philosophy of nursing education to serve as a base for the emerging expertise of the future nursing educator. Prerequisite: Core courses.