Activities are based on adult health, community, maternal-newborn, pediatric, and mental health nursing real-life scenarios.
It is a slow process and demands hard work on the part of both teachers and learners.
Curriculum, which is central to teaching and learning, needs to be carefully developed to ensure maximum opportunities for student participation through which critical thinking skills can be harnessed.
Critical thinking, curriculum, learning outcomes, opportunities for participation, better thinkers Introduction The Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) is the only national university in the Sultanate of Oman where English is the medium of instruction.
The Centre for Preparatory Studies (CPS) in the university offers a course called the General Foundation Program (GFP), which is mandatory for all students entering the university. The majority of the students entering into higher and post-secondary education in Oman have to first take a Foundation Program designed to help prepare them for further studies.