ERIC Number: ED250019
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Self-Evaluation Report: The Associate Degree Nursing Program.
Saint Louis Community Coll. at Forest Park, MO.
This self-evaluation report provides descriptive and evaluative information on the Associate Degree Nursing program at St. Louis Community College at Forest Park. After a brief outline of institutional information, the report describes the philosophy, purposes, and objectives of the nursing unit. The next section examines the organization and administration of the unit in nursing, focusing on the relationship between the unit and the college, financial support, personnel policies, and unit administrator qualifications and responsibilities. The qualifications and responsibilities of the nursing faculty and the rights and responsibilities of the nursing students are specified next. Following this presentation is an outline of the nursing curriculum, which includes information on the philosophy and objectives of the unit; the conceptual framework in which it operates; evaluation methods; the requirements fulfilled by the curriculum; the courses offered; the fall 1983 curriculum; the place of general education; and the Learning Experience Guide (LEG) curriculum. Finally, the report provides information on the resources, facilities, and services of the nursing program. Extensive appendices include: a faculty data summary; student profiles; the LEG curriculum; the new curriculum; information on credit by examination and advanced standing procedures; evaluation tools; information on curricular revisions; and an example of an agency contract. (HB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Saint Louis Community Coll. at Forest Park, MO.
Note: Paper prepared for the Council of Associate Degree Programs of the National League for Nursing.