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Teaching and Learning Strategies

Examine the design and application of a range of teaching and learning strategies for nurse education.

Teaching and Learning Strategies
  • Duration2 weeks
  • Weekly study10 hours

Develop your knowledge of the planning and application of education strategies

The factors considered by the nurse teacher in the choice of learning opportunities include the purpose of learning, the subject matter and the student’s previous experience and related knowledge. The teacher uses knowledge of learning theory and curriculum expectations to guide the design of learning environments.

What topics will you cover?

  • Teaching strategies in nurse education
  • Designing learning outcomes
  • Using available opportunities – planning and flexibility
  • The characteristics of an effective teacher in nurse education
  • Examining the application of learning theory to the planning of learning

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to...

  • Assess the application of a range of teaching/learning strategies to their individual area of nursing practice.

Who is the course for?

This course is for MSc Nursing students.

Please note that the individuals detailed in the ‘Who will you learn with?’ section below, are current staff members and may be subject to change.

Who will you learn with?

A senior nurse specialising in the care of patients with renal and urological disorders. 20 years experience in education, including in South Africa. MSc Nursing Course Director online and on campus.

Who developed the course?

Coventry University

Coventry secured gold in the UK Government’s 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) and is University of the Year for Student Experience in The Times & The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.

  • Established1992
  • LocationCoventry