StudentShare solutions
Got a tricky question? Receive an answer from students like you! Try us!

Assignment example - Teaching and Assessing

Only on StudentShare
Health Sciences & Medicine
Pages 15 (3765 words)
This compiled research demonstrates how teaching and assessments are carried out in the field of nursing. The assessments took place in a medical ward. 1There are various nursing logs which have been studied to gain information into the different areas that are under requirement to be reviewed and assessed for their efficiency and skill level…

Extract of sample

The conclusion sums up the issues of teaching assessments by presenting the facts on how worthwhile and beneficial they are to student nurses as well as practicing nurses due to how they can guide nurses into utilizing more effective nursing techniques to provide more up to date services and meet the demands of patients.
We were a large group, made up of nurses, midwives and radiographers. To enable us all to effectively undertake our micro-teaching session on the same day, we were split into smaller groups of 5 students with one tutor.
Our group comprised of adult nurses, all from different wards and specialities. Our group met at the designated time and place allotted to us. It was a large classroom, which when we entered was hot and stuffy and with the agreement of the group, we opened the windows to cool the room down and make it conducive for learning. The desks were moved into a semi-circle to allow a less formal atmosphere.
The large room where learning on fluid management of a patient undertaking C.A.P.D. (continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis) was a conducive environment for learning. Having opened the window to let fresh air made it even better for the learner would be comfortable thereby concentrate on the teaching. ...
Download paper
Not exactly what you need?

Related papers

Teaching in clinical practice
Learning theories have contributed to the understanding of how people acquire knowledge and change their behaviours. Vygotsky (2009) states that teaching theory is an accepted principle that helps in understanding, explaining, predicting and controlling a particular concept. The human development theories vary in their approach, strength and weakness, but they possess one common aim, which is to…
10 pages (2510 words)
Teaching The Human Brain
.5 Break Through in Brain Based Learning .7 The Future of Brain Based Learning .11 4. Unique Brain Based Learning features Prevailing Brain Based Learning Approaches .11 Brain Based Learning Drivers .15 Key factors leading to a successful Brain Based Learning environment .23 5. Brain Based Learning opportunities and challenges ………………………….24 6. Conclusion…
20 pages (5020 words)
Patient Teaching
This is the reason beta blockers are contraindicated in asthma patients. Metoprolol is more selective in choosing its target as compared to other drugs in the same class such as propanolol. Metoprolol is more cardio selective and has minimal effect on bronchioles at low dose, making it suitable for asthma patients. It is still contra indicated in patients suffering from heart failure or heart…
3 pages (753 words)
Public Health - Teaching Plan
A number of factors appear to play their role towards the deteriorating conditions of health in these under-developed regions. Lack of health care facilities, lack of awareness, poor financial conditions and political instability are some of the major factors that affect the provision of health care in a negative way. Discussion One of the most important factors that significantly affect the lives…
8 pages (2008 words)
Teaching Learning in Nursing
However, Moos (1974), cited by Chan (2001) suggests there are three basic dimensions to conceptualize all human environments;…
10 pages (2510 words)
Mentorship in Professional Practice
It is here that the mentor helps, guide and be a role model to a nurse student and facilitates learning through her own practice.…
8 pages (2008 words)