NS6140 - Online Nursing Education - 4.5 Credits
This course is designed to explore the knowledge and competencies needed to develop and apply innovative strategies and emerging technologies in online nursing education. Students will explore theory behind online learning and will be introduced to the principles of instructional design, assessment and evaluation, practice teaching strategies and best practices for teaching a diverse population in a distance education and online environment. Learning styles and instructional strategies in the online environment will be examined and effective course objectives with associated outcomes will be explored.
Prerequisite: One graduate-level NS course