Mentoring, Learning and Assessment in Clinical Practice, A Guide for Nurses, Midwives and Other Health Professionals, 3rd Edition

Mentoring, Learning and Assessment in Clinical Practice

3rd Edition A Guide for Nurses, Midwives and Other Health Professionals

By Ci Ci Stuart, BAppSci, MEd, RN, RM, MTD, Nursing/Midwifery Lecturer, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sheffield, UK


The purposes and nature of assessment and clinical assessment. Responsibility and accountability surrounding clinical assessment. What do we assess? How do we assess? Conducting defensible and fair assessments. Assessment as a process to support learning. Monitoring progress, managing feedback and making assessment decisions . The clinical environment as a setting for learning and professional development. Learning through clinical practice: unearthing meaning from experience. Appendices.