Available Courses

Teaching in Nursing Practice

Four people studying

Faculty of Nursing


May 6 – June 12, 2019


University of Alberta North Campus, Edmonton Clinic Health Academy

Class Details

NURS 556 SEM A01

TR, 1:00 p.m. – 3:50 p.m.

Course description

The course provides an opportunity for nursing instructors and aspiring nursing instructors to hone their teaching skills from a theoretically-informed perspective. Course participants will negotiate a learning contract in order to investigate various relationships of their choice between instructor, learner, educational theory, and learning environment. The course is designed to enable participants to:

  1. Explore teaching and learning in contemporary nursing education.
  2. Consider contemporary influences on the nature of teaching and learning in nursing education.
  3. Engage, critically and systematically, with challenges facing nursing instructors in contemporary nursing education.