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Student nurses' experiences of attending non-traditional placements in an Adult Nursing programme

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Mrs Sue Rourke (Speaker),

A new model of placement learning hasbeen introduced by the University of Portsmouth incorporating non-assessedplacements within non-traditional areas ofhealth and social care. These offer anopportunity for adult nursing students togain experience in placements not normallyassociated with adult nursing as well asareas which would be unable to supportassessed placements. These placementhave been well evaluated and have allowedstudents to challenge their preconceptionsof nursing, gain broader understanding ofhealth and social care, develop transferableskills and enhance their employability andcareer options.
4 Sep 2018

Event (Conference)

TitleNET2018 Conference
LocationChurchill College, University of Cambridge
CountryUnited Kingdom
Degree of recognitionInternational event

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