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Graduate Certificate in Teaching in Health Care Systems (HCS)


Adviser: Virginia M. Lan, Ph.D., R.N.
341 Marshall Building
734.487.0919
vlan@emich.edu

This program prepares students as educators in heath care systems. The focus is on education of client/family groups, staff development, extended programs and educational outreach, and teaching in health care and nursing education. The program focuses on the educator role and the theory and practice of teaching and learning. Course work examines theories, strategies and research related to the teaching/learning process in health care systems, curriculum patterns for various learners, legal/ethical considerations in teaching and the trends in both education and health care that affect educational planning and evaluation. In the practicum, the student is given an opportunity to synthesize previous learning and function in an educator role under the mentorship of select expert preceptors.