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Liberal arts in nursing education

Helen K. Grace

Liberal arts in nursing education

by Helen K. Grace

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Published by American Hospital Association .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education, Nursing, Baccalaureate

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages4
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11113272M
    ISBN 100872583937
    ISBN 109780872583931

    College of Nursing University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI In Liberal Arts Colleges and Liberal Arts Education, Pascarella and associates discuss the effects of liberal arts colleges and liberal arts education on students’ developmental and intellectual growth. The . An education in the liberal arts and sciences exposes nursing students to structure as well as content, and this becomes part of critical thinking. Nurses must be critical thinkers throughout the process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of patient care, and in every facet of leadership in their profession and their.

    Liberal arts education serves a great deal in making our first steps into the mature world, rather than having someone’s hand to hold. Altogether, liberal arts education is valuable because it broadens knowledge and helps students in applying what they have learned to the real world where they can see the bigger, broader picture.   Liberal arts is a term used to define a number of majors in higher education. For instance, a liberal arts education encompasses the fields of literature, mathematics, and social and physical sciences. Some popular majors include English, communication, history, psychology, and mathematics, to .

    Essential 1 focuses on liberal education. “A liberal education is one that intentionally fosters, across multiple fields of study, wide­ ranging knowledge of science, cultures, and society; high­level intellectual and practical skills; an active commitment to personal and social responsibility; and the demonstrated ability to apply learning to complex problems and challenges. This book really made me feel good about my liberal arts background (and employment at a liberal arts university). So many people who work in the tech industry started in liberal arts, and this book makes an excellent case for why that should continue/5.


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Liberal arts in nursing education by Helen K. Grace Download PDF EPUB FB2

By Mary L. Hermann Learning in the liberal arts and sciences is essential to educate thoughtful and humane professional nurses. Liberal education complements the technical components of nursing education.

In the twenty-first century, linking liberal education to professional nursing education takes on renewed importance. According to President Helen Giles-Gee, “Building upon the liberal arts education offered at Keene State, we were pleased to initiate a BSN [bachelor of science in nursing] program that supports the development of higher order skills, abilities, and knowledge leading to an adaptable nursing workforce to alter the path of Liberal arts in nursing education book perfect storm in.

Liberal arts education (from Latin liberalis "free" and ars "art or principled practice") is the traditional academic program in Western higher education. Liberal arts generally covers four areas: the natural sciences, social sciences, arts, and central academic disciplines include physics, chemistry, biology, philosophy, logic, linguistics, literature, history, political.

Introduction. The essence of university nursing education is a carefully balanced curriculum of Uberai arts and professional education. Course work in the liberal arts undergirds professional Cited by: 1. By drawing together faculty from liberal arts disciplines and 10 professional schools, one of which was nursing, the PPN hopes to lessen the needless schism between professional and liberal study Cited by: 2.

The Science of Nursing. The science of nursing is the application of theory to practice. The educational foundation of baccalaureate nursing (BSN) education includes liberal arts and sciences.

Through liberal arts, nurses learn to analyze, problem-solve, think critically, and communicate. As a nursing educator and a firm believer that the liberal arts make a better nurse, we need to do a better job at linking a liberal arts study to the scientific nursing education. Because in the end the scientific facts are important, but it is the way the patient feels and is understood that really matters.

A liberal arts education stretches nursing students to think in different ways. They are challenged to appreciate their place in an increasingly global society and what that means when it comes to their future practice.

By nature, nursing students in a liberal arts college aren't sitting in a giant lecture hall. It is a fallacy to believe that a Christian liberal arts education is narrow and restrictive.

An education rich with general education courses from philosophy, sociology, arts, humanities, history, math, and communication give a comprehensive foundation not only for successful completion of the upper level nursing courses but from which to.

Liberal arts framework. An undergraduate public health degree can emerge quite naturally out of the liberal arts tradition. A liberal arts degree is not designed to graduate students competent in any particular skill set but to produce educated citizens who are able to apply skills of -critical and creative thinking and communication in any number of situations.

11 A liberal arts degree in. The ‘Liberal Arts’ go back to the Ancient Greeks who considered a liberal arts education to be the ultimate mark of an educated person.

While liberal arts education has long had an established place in the US higher education system, it has only recently resurfaced in continental Europe, where it originated. A career in Nursing opens the door for a fulfilling life journey of care and ministry for those in need. Sinceour program has prepared students for the Nursing profession by providing a solid Christian liberal arts foundation, including pre-nursing courses, during the years the student is at Wheaton College.

“Mark William Roche contends in Why Choose the Liberal Arts. that holistic education, vibrant residential community, and ardent engagement with great questions are the enduring traits of liberal arts learning The liberal arts indeed have pragmatic benefits, more so now than by: 7.

The name brand liberal arts colleges typically charge $52K a year, vs. there are some excellent nursing schools that charge $18K to $40K a year. Those numbers include room and board.

For example, PA. has three public colleges with excellent pass rates on the RN exam that only cost $8K a year tuition in-state, and $15K a year tuition out of state. The Nursing Option, Liberal Arts A.A. at Gulf Coast State College will give you the foundation of general education studies to take your local degree to a higher level.

Apply Now. Program Roadmap. Contact the Advisor. Martha Ruder Coordinator, Nursing [email protected] Nursing - A.A.S. Because the Testing Center is closed in response to the COVID concerns, the TEAS test will not be required for application to the Nursing Program.

Also, because the remainder of the information sessions had to be cancelled, attendance at one of these sessions will not be a prerequisite to submit an application for.

This book by a well known business writer, I think for Forbes magazine, is the latest in a series of efforts to establish the value of a liberal arts education. It is fairly effective if a bit overconstructed/5. This paper contends that liberal education is a critical foundation for development of clinical judgment skills required for professional nursing practice, that nursing students need to see human experience from more than one point of view, and that incorporation of professional education in a liberal arts university enriches all students.

(MSE)Cited by: 1. Excelsior’s online associate and bachelor’s liberal arts degree programs are the smart choice for switching careers, accelerating your current career, or advancing your education. Hone your critical thinking and writing skills with courses that challenge you to look at the world in new ways and expand the skills you already have.

Liberal Arts in the News. One college finally designed a liberal arts education fit for the future of work (Quartz). McWilliams: Liberal arts degrees can't be undervalued (The Rocky Mountain Collegian).

Liberal arts education is more about passionate learning than high pay (Saint Mary's The Collegian). Letter to the Editor: On Liberal Arts Education (Saint Mary's The Collegian). The newly revised Essentials of Baccalaureate Education for Professional Nursing Practice states that "a solid base in liberal education provides the cornerstone for the practice and education of nurses."1 (p3) Liberal education is thought to provide professional nurses with some of the necessary skills needed to practice nursing, including critical thinking, effective communication.The upper division nursing major is developed from a strong foundation in the liberal arts, sciences and religious thought.

The faculty is committed to providing settings for learning in which students can appreciate the contributions of the discipline of nursing to improving the quality of health care. Nursing is based on caring and compassion.

What a Liberal Arts College Is and What You Should Know Traditionally, liberal arts colleges have emphasized broad academics and personal growth .