Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem
versão impressa ISSN 0034-7167
MARTINS, Thaís Yamasaki de Campos; RIBEIRO, Rita de Cássia e PRADO, Cláudia. Transdisciplinarity in distance education: a new paradigm in Nursing education. Rev. bras. enferm. [online]. 2011, vol.64, n.4, pp. 779-782. ISSN 0034-7167. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0034-71672011000400023.
This article aimed to reflect on the need of applying transdisciplinarity in distance education, since it presumes a new model, transition, change, and transformation. The goal of distance education is the supportive use in virtual and interactive learning environments, allowing the integration of multiple media tools, in an organized manner, to the production, interaction and knowledge socialization elaboration. In Brazil, nursing education has several experiences in using distance education with promising results, demonstrating good acceptance on the part of students and improvements on teaching-learning process.
Palavras-chave : Nursing; Distance education; Education, nursing; Teaching; Educational technology.