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School Nurse Certification: Syllabus & Assignments

School Nurse Certification

Assignments

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Name of Graded Assignment: Practical Exercise: A Case Law Review

             Course Outcome Fulfilled:  All

                  Grading Value: 20%                  

Class Session(s) Due:  Session 7 Week by February 26, 2019, Tuesday, 11:59 pm to Assignment Dropbox    

By utilizing the assigned legal case noted in Assignments in Detail in Content, the student will summarize the legal case and provide a description of its relevance to school nurse practice. 

  • Practical Exercise paper must follow the rubric format found in Content.
  • The paper should be 4-6-page typed, written paper in APA format
  • Title page and reference page are in addition to the required 4-6 pages of written work.
  • Papers must conform to the most recent Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association for guidelines regarding APA style for written work.
  • It is expected the paper will be written at the graduate course level.
  • Please follow the Practical Exercise Rubric in Content,
  • Grading Rubric: Department/Program Rubric on Brightspace     

All papers once submitted to Dropbox are automatically processed via Turnitin.com for plagiarism. All papers must be less than 25% Turnitin.  Papers that do not meet the criteria will be graded per the rubric.  Academic dishonesty is not tolerated!  Please see syllabus and Content for further information.


Name of Graded Assignment: Literature Review Paper

   Course Outcome Fulfilled: 1-4.6, 7 

   Grading Value: 35%                       

Class Session(s) Due:   April 16, 2019, Tuesday, by 11:59pm via Dropbox

Description:

  • Each student will write a 9-11-page literature review paper on an instructor-approved topic pertinent to the school aged child with an educational or medical exceptionality.
  • Title page and reference page are in addition to the required 9-11pages of written work.
  • Literature Paper topics must be preapproved by the instructor by March 1, 2019.
  • A minimum of three (3) scholarly or peer reviewed journal articles are to be reviewed.
  • A minimum of six references should be cited and should be recent (no greater than 6 years.)
  • Papers must conform to the most recent Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association for guidelines regarding APA style for written work.
  • It is expected that this literature paper will be written at the graduate course level.
  • Please refer to the detailed description of what a Literature Review paper must consist of as well as an exemplar paper under the Assignment in Detail tab in Content> Literature Review. 
  • Please follow the Literature Review Paper rubric in Content
  • Department/Program Rubric on Brightspace

All papers once submitted to Dropbox are automatically processed via Turnitin.com for plagiarism. Papers must be less than 25% Turnitin.  Papers that do not meet the criteria will be graded per the rubric. Academic Dishonesty is not tolerated!  Please see syllabus and Content for further information.