Blais K. K., & Hayes, J. (2016). Professional nursing practice: Concepts and perspectives (7th ed.). Pearson
Describe how the evolution of nursing influenced one of the following: Nursing Practice, Theory, Education or Research.
The IP and the RTP postings each require one reference from a peer-reviewed NURSING journal less than 5 y/o. These references must be from different journal articles. *The IP also requires a reference from the course textbook.
Professional, governmental, or educational organizations (.org, .gov, or .edu) may be used as supplemental references.
*The maximum number of references allowed: IP = 3, RTP = 2. Postings with more than the maximum number of references will not be graded and will be returned to the student.
Post your discussion directly to the discussion board and upload it as a word document.
APA format required.
Note: Whenever you copy & paste a response from a Word doc. to the discussion board., double-check your APA, as it may need to adjusted.
See grading criteria and rubric for discussion postings.
Grading Criteria for Discussion Board Postings
use these guidelines for all discussion board postings.
Discussion postings are worth a possible 5 points. To gain full points, the discussion requires an initial posting with two references and one response to peer posting with a different reference (see #2 and #3 below) and presence on the discussion board a minimum of 2 days in the week.
Both postings should build on the thoughts and ideas of others or generate new ones.
They should demonstrate critical analysis of the discussion issues or topics and be substantiated and substantive.
Each posting requires one reference from an English titled, peer-reviewed nursing journal less than five years old. The article for the initial posting must be different than the article for the response to peer posting.
The initial posting also requires a reference from the course textbook.
APA format is required. All work must be paraphrased. Direct quotes are not to be used.
Always address you colleague by name in your response. Comments such as “I Agree” are not appropriate responses.
Discussion postings will be graded using the following grading rubric:
Number of pages 1
Number of slides 0
Number of Questions 0
Number of Problems 0
Academic Level Bachelor
Type of Work Writing from scratch
Type of Paper Essay
Sources needed 1
Abstract Page No
Paper Format APA