Health  Vol.7 No.4 , April 2015
Assessment of Undergraduate Students in Use of Hypermedia Education on Peripheral Venous Punch
Abstract: This is a qualitative study that aims to describe the opinion of nursing students on the use of an educational hypermedia on Peripheral Venipuncture. We interviewed 16 nursing students of a private university on second semester of 2014. The interviews allowed the identification of units of meaning and categorization by content analysis and led to four categories: influence of hypermedia on learning, educational technology as support to teaching classroom, contribution of hypermedia for professional practice and access difficulties. Hypermedia showed positive results as most scholars reported that the material helped in learning and generated autonomy and interactivity in the moment of studying. However some reported difficulties in access hypermedia related mainly to the server used. So hypermedia proved to be a valuable tool to use, since it favored the learning and aroused the interest and curiosity of students.
Cite this paper: Frota, N. , Barros, L. , Pereira, F. , da Silva, M. , do Nascimento, J. , Mariano, M. and Caetano, J. (2015) Assessment of Undergraduate Students in Use of Hypermedia Education on Peripheral Venous Punch. Health, 7, 423-429. doi: 10.4236/health.2015.74049.

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