Exploring factors having an impact on attitudes and motivations towards volunteering in the undergraduate nursing student population − a comparative study of the UK and Ghana

Dyson, Sue E., Korsah, Kwadwo, Liu, Liang Q. ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6358-1637, O'Driscoll, Mike ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9221-6164 and van den Akker, Olga ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3529-4358 (2021) Exploring factors having an impact on attitudes and motivations towards volunteering in the undergraduate nursing student population − a comparative study of the UK and Ghana. Nurse Education in Practice, 53 , 103050. pp. 1-10. ISSN 1471-5953 [Article] (doi:10.1016/j.nepr.2021.103050)

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Abstract

Volunteering in the undergraduate nursing student population is impacted by the curriculum.

• Structured volunteering can positively impact uptake of student volunteering.

• Nursing students in Ghana and the UK report barriers to volunteering.

• Economic conditions in a country impact uptake of volunteering.

Item Type: Article
Keywords (uncontrolled): Nursing; Education; Volunteering; Ghana
Research Areas: A. > School of Health and Education > Adult, Child and Midwifery
Item ID: 33071
Notes on copyright: © 2021. This manuscript version is made available under the CC-BY-NC-ND 4.0 license http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/
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Depositing User: Mike O'driscoll
Date Deposited: 06 May 2021 07:39
Last Modified: 06 Jun 2022 18:18
URI: https://eprints.mdx.ac.uk/id/eprint/33071

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