The Resource Centre contains practical material about good teaching and learning in the tertiary sector. The Resources can come from the Communities and Project Groups on the site. The Resources are high-quality, well-presented, evidence-based, and relevant to New Zealand.
This section includes items relevant to the teaching of Health disciplines, including Dentistry, Medical Studies, Nursing, Pharmacy, Rehabilitation Therapy, Veterinary Studies.
The full research report from this NPF project by Dr Elana Taipapaki Curtis, Erena Wikaire, Torise Lualua-Aati, Bridget Kool, William Nepia, Dr Myra Ruka, Michelle Honey, Fiona Kelly, and Associate Professor Phillippa Poole.
Evaluating the effectiveness
of immersive learning in
Go over it, see it, get it!
Dr Liz Ditzel (Project leader)
Dr Karole Hogarth
Otago Polytechnic School of Nursing
In association with ADInstruments Dunedin
Preparedness for Sudden
Change: Lessons from managing
large-scale disruption within a
Bachelor of Nursing community
Dr Lesley Seaton, Project Leader
Research Team: Dr Philippa Seaton, Judy Yarwood, Melanie Ryan
This project sought to evaluate the effectiveness of simulation in the teaching of clinical skills to Year One nursing students. The research demonstrated that simulation plays an important role in preparing students to competently measure blood pressure in real-world environments.