Conversational Model of Learning in Program Development


Details of task:
Teaching and learning frameworks provide a structure on which to develop and implement a curriculum. The framework used must align with the learning theories on which the curriculum is based.

The Conversational Framework provides a structured approach to curriculum development and implementation that is underpinned by the teaching and learning theories that support active learning in professional education programs.
In this assignment you need to:

? Discuss the theories of learning that underpin the Conversational Framework.
? Explain the principles on which the Conversational Framework is based and how these can be used to guide program
development for in-service nursing education.
? Apply these principles to the curriculum development process for the education program you are developing
? Justify the use of a Conversational Framework related to your learner cohort characteristics, clinical learning environment, mode of
course offering and education program.

Criteria for Assessment Task 2:

This essay will be marked according to a range of criteria, including:

? structure and organisation of the discussion

? content, including synthesis and analysis of the key concepts

? use of appropriate reference material

? presentation, including the 2 different types of multimedia examples that need to be imbedded into the discussion and accessible by one click on a URL.