Collaboration in Teaching the Application of Ethics in Maternal-Newborn Nursing
Repository Posting Date2017-10-02T17:29:54Z
Author DetailsCarole McKenzie, PhD, MSN, Nursing Department, Texas A&M University Commerce, Greenville, Texas, USA; Rory A. McKenzie, MA, Department of Speech and Communications, Lindale Independent School District, Lindale, Texas, Mineola, Texas, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationIota Nu
Other Title(s)Maternal Health Interventions
KeywordsCollaboration to Assist Students in Presenting Unbiased Arguments; Developing Approaches to Applying Ethical Decision Making Models; Teaching Ethics to Undergraduate Nursing Students
A unique approach to teaching undergraduate nursing students ways to present unbiased evaluation of ethical dilemmas were employed by collaborating with a high school debate program. Content was provided on presenting both sides of an issue and used that content in a class project with improvement in class project grades.