Describe the meaning of nursing by using the four components of nursingâs metaparadigms: Person, Health, Nursing, and Environment.15
Nature of Nursing Practice
Describe your own personal philosophy of nursing and compare and contrast your view with a nursing theorists.30
Nature of Caring
Gives a summary of caring from a nursing theorist. Discusses own beliefs about human caring in nursing and compares those to that of the theorist.15
Social Purpose of Nursing
Discusses why society needs or wants nursing to be practiced. 15
Summarizes and pulls together the main ideas, and
reflects the intended outcome.
Writing Style & APA format (6th ed.)
Correct running head, page number placement, and font.
Uses appropriate first level headings.
Uses appropriate second level headings if needed.
Most of the writing is in the studentâs own words.
Limited direct quotes are used (no more than one or two short quotations) and are cited correctly.
In-text citations are cited correctly.
References are cited correctly.
Meets page requirements.
Written in a scholarly manner.
Grammatical errors at a minimum.15