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Journal of Korean Academy of Fundamentals of Nursing 2013;20(4): 438
간호학생의 임상수행능력 영향요인
박현숙1, 한지영2
1경일대학교 간호학과
2신라대학교 간호학과
Factors Influencing Clinical Competence in Nursing Students
Hyeon-Sook Park1, Ji-Young Han2
1Department of Nursing, Kyungil University
2Department of Nursing, Silla University
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to investigate factors influencing clinical competence in nursing students.
Method: The participants were 125 nursing students and data were collected from October 8 to December 18, 2010 using questionnaires with. Collected data were analyzed using descriptive statistics, t-test, ANOVA, Pearson's correlation coefficient and stepwise multiple regression.
Results: There were significant correlations for creativity, problem-solving ability, self-directed learning ability, and clinical competence. The factor influencing clinical competence the most was creativity, followed by problem-solving ability, self-directed learning ability, and grade point average score. The regression model explained 37% of variance in clinical competence.
Conclusion: The results indicate that for improvement in the clinical competence of nursing students, it is necessary to develop strategies and education programs to enhance creativity, problem-solving ability, and self-directed learning ability.
Key words: Creativity | Problem solving ability | Clinical competence
주요어: 창의성 | 문제해결 | 임상수행능력