Discipline matters: embedding academic literacies into an undergraduate nursing program.

@article{Hillege2014DisciplineME,
  title={Discipline matters: embedding academic literacies into an undergraduate nursing program.},
  author={Sharon Patricia Hillege and Janice Catterall and Barbara L Beale and Lyn Stewart},
  journal={Nurse education in practice},
  year={2014},
  volume={14 6},
  pages={
          686-91
        }
}
In recent years the higher education sector in Australia has been increasingly concerned with ensuring that the English language proficiency levels of students are commensurate with the academic and professional tasks that they must perform. In many universities, this heightened attention to language proficiency has driven changes to teaching and learning practices. This paper reports on a project to embed academic literacies development into a core first year subject within a Bachelor of… CONTINUE READING

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