Impact of Using Commercially Prepared Specialty Exams as Clinical Course Final Exams
Repository Posting Date2017-09-25T14:56:48Z
Author DetailsClaudine Dufrene, PhD, School of Nursing, University of St. Thomas Carol and Otis Peavy School of Nursing, Houston, Texas, USA; Kristina L. Leyden, PhD, Peavy School of Nursing, University of St. Thomas, Houston, Texas, USA; Christen D. Sader, MSN, Peavy School of Nursing, University of St. Thomas Peavy School of Nursing, Houston, Texas, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationBeta Beta (Houston)
Other Title(s)Education Strategies for Student Success
The presentation will describe a pilot study on the use of commercially prepared specialty exams as course final exams to improve students' scores. Positive results led to a policy change regarding the use of these commercially prepared exams as final exams in clinical courses.