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Developing Academic Skills for Nursing Associates

Developing Academic Skills for Nursing Associates

First edition

January 2021 | 184 pages | Learning Matters
If you are keen to succeed in your studies as a Trainee Nursing Associate, then this is the study skills book for you. Written specifically for TNAs, this book prepares you for higher education by helping you to develop key academic skills like time management, independent learning, academic writing, referencing, and literature searches. The book also covers important skills for your future career as a Nursing Associate, including portfolio development, delivering presentations, and using digital technologies in healthcare. 

Key features:
  • Fully mapped to the new NMC standards of proficiency for nursing associates (2018)
  • Case studies, activities and other learning features help you master the skills, whatever your level.
  • Focused specifically on the skills you will need in your studies and practice, both now and in the future.

ABOUT THE SERIES: The Understanding Nursing Associate Practice series (UNAP) is a new collection of books uniquely designed to support trainee Nursing Associates throughout their training and into a professional career.

Chapter 1: Transition to higher education
Chapter 2: Planning for study
Chapter 3: Ways of learning and learning styles
Chapter 4: Skills for assessments
Chapter 5: Reflective writing
Chapter 6: Digital and technological literacy
Chapter 7: Basic research skills
Chapter 8: Using the Literature
Chapter 9: Academic writing skills
Chapter 10: Presentation skills
Chapter 11: Portfolio development

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ISBN: 9781529731781

ISBN: 9781529731798