Distance learning in nursing is a relatively new phenomenon. The rapidly changing health care environment, the diversity of students entering nursing, and curriculum changes calling for more student-centered, interactive teaching methods are a few of the reasons why the time is right to explore Web based distance learning (WBDL). In this article the authors discuss reasons to incorporate Web based distance learning into nursing education.
Knee, Richard H. Ed.D. and Whitehead, Diane K. Ed.D., R.N.
"Enhancing Nursing Education with the World Wide Web,"
Journal of Health Occupations Education: Vol. 13
, Article 7.
Available at: http://stars.library.ucf.edu/jhoe/vol13/iss1/7