Nursing theory = gobbledygook - page 2

Theory of self becoming, cosmic unity, unique and borrowed theory - Is it just me or did someone on heavy drugs come up with this stuff? I am in a distance learning program for my masters.... Read More

  1. by   traumaRUs
    I too am in grad school (online) and found theory tedious at best. Then, I took a look at these poor women - gee whiz did they have nothing better to do??? I think for their grad school projects they devised a nursing theory - lol. BTW Wendy - I do love your hole-istic theory!!!
  2. by   LeesieBug
    My first semester of nusing school, I nearly quit because I thought I could not suffer through three years of THAT kind of personal hell.

    The class was something about developing as a professional.....it was all theory...and each day I was praying for cyanide laced Kool-Aid.

    I'm glad I stuck with it long enough to realize that not EVERY class is that awful. I thought I would rip my hair out if I had to here one more person's analysis of the word "caring".

    Lord help me! You mean to tell me you have to delve deeply into that abyss for grad school as well?
  3. by   ProfRN4
    Quote from LeesieBug
    Lord help me! You mean to tell me you have to delve deeply into that abyss for grad school as well?
    Sadly, it doesn't get better. And I'm sure (if you dare) it lingers on at the Doctoral level

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