The role of technology and digital gaming in nurse education

Brian Johnston, Elizabeth Boyle, Ewan MacArthur, Baltasar Fernandez Manion

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There is growing evidence that using e-learning and digital gaming technology can support students in their learning. An international project, Continuing/Higher Education in Research Methods Using Games, funded by the European Commission’s Lifelong Learning Programme and led by a team at the University of the West of Scotland, aims to develop interactive activities and games to support nursing and social science students. This article looks at the scope of the project in helping to deliver nurse education.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)35-38
Number of pages4
JournalNursing Standard
Issue number28
Publication statusPublished - 13 Mar 2013


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