540 Evaluation Strategies in Nursing Education

The role of assessment and evaluation in nursing education is studied. This course focuses on the processes, models, instruments, data collection, and data interpretation of assessment and evaluation. Assessment and evaluation strategies of learning are explored with an emphasis on planning, developing, administering, analyzing, and revising classroom tests. The overview, methods, tools, and process of clinical evaluation is examined. Evaluation of teaching is discussed. Analysis of program evaluation focuses on the nursing program, curriculum, environment, and college outcomes. Prerequisites: 500, 504, 508, 512, and 516 or consent of instructor. 3 S.H.