Nurse educ 1996 jan-feb21(1):42-6 strategies for teaching critical thinking in pharmacology wissmann jl the author presents six strategies that have been used successfully to teach and assess critical-thinking skills in a pharmacology course within the context of pharmacology content, the strategies were designed to. Course information physiology and pharmacology graduate program the focus of graduate student training in our program is on learning to develop and carry out high-quality research projects this is supplemented with course work that assists the student with acquiring skills in scientific communication, critical thinking. Teach others you can do this with a classmate or to yourself when you develop a teaching plan and teach others, it requires you learn the material and completely understand it on a critical-thinking level get a study guide nursing pharmacology made incredibly easy is a great supplementary study guide that helps break. Moreover, the nursing education literature offered little in the way of strategies targeted toward teaching pharmacology using a conceptual nursing framework to optimize the course design these discussions serve to stimulate critical thinking and provide a foundation for subsequent learning activities a concept mapping. The author presents six strategies that have been used successfully to teach and assess critical-thinking skills in a pharmacology course within the context of pharmacology content, the strategies were designed to develop student abilities in making critical distinctions, critical decision making, analysis of assessment.
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