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by Elisabeth Agerbæk
The February 5th 2015 Cand.Cur. Kirsten Nielsen defended her PHD titled “Learning of nursing skills in clinical education mediated by ePortfolio " at the University of Southern Denmark.The PhD project is a qualitative empirical study of how and to what extent an e-portfolio promotes learning of clinical nursing skills. Data is generated by field studies on clinical placements at the Hospital Unit West and in Holstebro. The informants are eleven nursing students in Module 4 by Nursing Training Center in Holstebro, Denmark. The purpose was to investigate the learning of nursing in clinical training mediated by an ePortfolio designed to facilitate different learning styles.ResultsThe investigation pointers to factors that promote and inhibit portfolio use. The compulsory part... Read more