I think Problem based learning is a great was to learn. I remember using it in nursing school, and I felt that it helped me in clinical. It is one thing to learn how you’re supposed to do something, but PBL helps to bring the learning to real life situations which is key to learning critical thinking skills.
Curriculum is a formal plan that provides goals and guidelines for the delivery of a specific educational program (McEwen & Wills, 2014). Most nursing programs are based on the Tyler Curriculum Development Model. This model identifies the objectives of the program, which learning experiences should be chosen to get to the objectives, and how to organize experiences and evaluate whether they have been met. State boards of nursing set requirements that must be met by nursing programs to maintain accreditation. As health care continues to change, however, nursing programs will also have to change to keep up.
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