Graduate Catalog 2021-2022

NRS 750 Curriculum in Nursing

3 hours; 3 credits. The course focuses on curriculum development, including philosophy, program outcomes, students learning outcomes, and evaluation of curriculum design. The goal is to ensure society's needs for culturally competent, safe and quality care of the individuals, families and communities is met through teaching by professional nurses. The student will develop or critique of a curriculum based on evidence-based in nursing and learning theory. Evaluation of the educational outcomes is based on national accreditation standards and criteria. A variety of communication styles and techniques including technology will be integrated into the curriculum design. Prerequisite: Matriculation in the Advanced Certificate in Nursing Education or Matriculation in the Master of Science in Nursing.