Graduate Catalog 2021-2022

NRS 754 Evaluation in Nursing Education

3 hours; 3 credits. National standards are used to guide development of a master plan of evaluation for a nursing education program(s). To measure student achievement of learning, the course emphasizes test construction, item writing, clinical evaluation tools, and psychomotor skills evaluation. Evaluation tools will be critiqued to ensure they meet national guidelines, are free of cultural bias, are evidence-based and assess quality and safety outcomes in the deliverance of care to the individual, family and community. Evaluation of teaching strategies will include verbal, written and digital communications techniques. NRS 801 or NRS 712 is accepted in substitution. Prerequisite: Matriculation in the Master of Science in Nursing.