Published on March 13, 2014
Using a mobile application to prepare for clinical placement SimonWhiffin and MarianWillmer, School of Nursing and Midwifery
Why? Recognised that students work in different ways to access information, in terms of time, place, device Over a quarter of adults (27 per cent) and almost half of teenagers (47 per cent) now own a smartphone (ofcom 2011) Want students to prepare for placements (Clarke 2006, Sharples 2008, Duffy 2011)
Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC, 2008) R6.1 AEIs must provide students and those supporting practice learning with information that includes dates, outcomes to be achieved, and assessment documents for each period of practice learning
What is an app? A piece of software that runs on a mobile device that has a specific function e.g.A game, such as Angry birds, or an educational app - Blackboard Takes certain content from the web and bundles it up into an application for ease of use
Difference between access through web and via app To access the placement information on studentcentral, students have to load their browser, login to studentcentral, navigate to placement information To access the placement information by app there are three ways to do: ◦ Using the unique identification number for each placement ◦ Name of placement e.g. Cookson Attenborough ◦ Post code of placement
Practice learning BSc Hons Nursing (Adult) : - Acute - Community - Acute - Intermediate care - Acute - Community x2 - Specialist acute setting - Management
Trimester 1 Trimester 2 Trimester 3 Year1 What is Nursing? Intro to Bio. Sciences Experience Based Learning Human Qualities in Nursing Psycho-social Studies: Personhood and Patienthood Professional Practice – 32 hours/week Experience Based Learning Experience Based Learning Professional Practice – 16 hours/week, 3 Weeks Generic Skills Teaching Professional Practice – 16 hours/week, 2 Weeks Field Skills Teaching
Web Service database Mobile device IT architecture Server side Client side
Placement profile Contact details Placement details – description of the placement Philosophy Learning experiences Learning outcomes NMC documents Suggested reading Map
References Clark C, C. Stevens 2006 AWeb based programme for hospital and community student placements, British Journal of Community Nursing 11 (1) 23-28 Duffy K. 2011 Getting off to a good start Nursing Standard 26 (9) 64 Nursing and Midwifery Council 2010 Standards for pre-registration nursing education. NMC, London. OFCOM 2011 A nation addicted to smartphones London:OFCOM Available from: http://consumers.ofcom.org.uk/2011/08/a-nation- addicted-to-smartphones/ [Accessed 7th July 2012] Sharples K. 2008 Adopt a strategy for your first placement Nursing Standard 23 (3) 70-71
Animate the bullet points on slides 2,4 & 5 Add a slide transition to all slides Slide 5: add a hyperlink to https://www.inam.brighton.ac.uk/practice_ placement/profile.aspx using the words placement information in the first bullet point to act as the link Slide 10:embed a clip fromYouTube
This workshop is designed to provide educators with an ... Review the analysis of PT and PTA practice and ... Super Shuttle: $13.00 - $15.00 one ...
contemporary art + studio practice in education registration form saturday april 14, 2012 cs.uarts.edu/workshop p: 215.717.6006 f: 215.717.6538
College of Radiographers, August 2006 1 Practice Educator Accreditation Scheme Guidance: Practice Educators One of the main objectives of the Practice ...
The 'Doctors as educators' programme consists of one- and two-day interactive 'teach the teacher' workshops. Delegates take part in group discussions and ...
Workshops for Teachers and Educators - Learn more about their advanced Technology in Education at Google's Teacher Academy
... by educators across disciplines, even without their having yet attended an On Course Workshop. Each best practice uses an ... best practices originally ...
Standards of Practice: online educator in-service workshop on curriculum standards and technology applications. Terence W. Cavanaugh, Ph.D. University of ...
PD & Education. Western Australia ... Practice Educator's Workshop 9th May 12. Event Location: The University of Canberra Register from: 18th Jan 12 ...
1) Qualitative study of practice educators experiences of working with failing students and why difficult to fail (Finch, 2010; Finch and Taylor, 2013).