Key Concepts of Critical Thinking in Nursing is organized by Nursing CE Central.

Course Created on: June 18, 2021
Course Expires on: June 18, 2024

Target Audience: Registered Nurses (RN), Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRN), Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN/LVN)

How many times did you hear the phrase “critical thinking” in your training to become a nurse? I must have heard it a thousand times, and I still don’t think I ever had a clear definition of it in my mind. What exactly is critical thinking? In this course, we will answer those questions and provide insight into how you can teach critical thinking. Also included are some self-guided exercises to practice critical thinking skills. After all this, you will be ranting about the vital importance of critical thinking, too. 

Course Objectives
After completing this course, the learner will be able to:
• Identify the key characteristics of critical thinking. 
• Explain the importance of critical thinking to nursing practice. 
• Articulate factors that impact the learning of critical thinking.  
• Identify strategies for teaching critical thinking. 
• Identify individual exercises for improving critical thinking.

Course Outline:
• Introduction 
• What is Critical Thinking? 
• Why is Critical Thinking Important? 
• Critical Thinking Education 
• Strategies to Promote Critical Thinking 
• Critical Thinking Exercises 
• Conclusion  
• References 


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