Syllabus Digital Clinical Experience

Digital Clinical Experience (DCE) is a digital standardized patient that allows students to practice and refine their assessment skills. Students will replicate patient education, empathy, and communication found in a real life patient interaction. DCE allows students to engage in interactions with their patient that are meaningful and educational. The student will then have an opportunity to reflect on the interaction and develop clinical reasoning skills.
Primary Material Type:
Development Tool
Other Material Types:
Development Tool
Lake Area Technical Institute
Project Name:
Consortium of Healthcare Education Online (CHEO)
Funding Source:
digital clinical

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
Prairie Lakes Medical Systems
Industry Sector:
Health Care and Social Assistance -- Hospitals (622)
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations (29-0000)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (51)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Associate Degree
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 2nd Year Community College or equivalent
English (United States)
Interactivity Type:
Active - requires user to respond to prompts, questions, etc.
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Participation as an ongoing member of team developing the instructional materials
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • None
Course Note:
Practical Nursing


Copyright / Licensing

Primary License:
Creative Commons License
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