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NRSG257 Child, Adolescent and Family Nursing Unit Outline 201660 Page 1 of 4
Assessment Task 1 – Case Study
Description: Please refer to the NRSG257 assessment and additional resources tiles in LEO for more comprehensive information on this assessment task.
Due date: Monday 11th April at 2400 hours.
Length and/or format: 1600-word academic essay
Purpose: This assessment task will allow students to demonstrate their critical thinking and reasoning, as well as their research skills. Students will also demonstrate how evidence based information can be implemented into contemporary Australian Nursing practice.
Learning outcomes assessed: 1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 8, & 9
How to submit: Submit the essay through the Turn-it-in LEO Assessment Task One drop box.
Allow at least one day to review Turn-it-in submissions and possibly re-submit.
Please note: Email is not an appropriate electronic submission mode for this assessment item.
Return of assignment: Grades and feedback will be made available through the method indicated by the lecturer in charge, according to ACU regulations a minimum of three (3) weeks after submission.
Assessment criteria: The marking criteria for this assessment is outlined in full below.
Instructions: Students are to choose one (1) of the case studies below and address the associated questions. It will be submitted in essay form with an introduction, body and conclusion.
The essay is aimed at critically evaluating the research explored related to a chosen case study presented in LEO and the importance of using and evaluating evidence-based sources when caring for children, adolescents and their families in relation to current Australian nursing practice. This should include the following;
? Demonstration of what learning was achieved through the exploration of the issues presented in the chosen case study.
? Demonstrating an element of clinical reasoning when exploring the case study issues.
? Evaluation of the research and value of the information or message within the research exploring the chosen case study.
? The essay will demonstrate the ability to critically evaluate the issues surrounding the chosen case study. This will be undertaken whilst discussing the importance/value of the evidence-base for future nursing practice.
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** The following points must be addressed in the essay for your chosen case study **
Using the research, you have undertaken for your chosen scenario, discuss how the information will guide evidenced based Australian Nursing practice. This should a reference to: –
1. The pathophysiology of the presenting complaint in the scenario.
2. Evaluation of the nurse’s role in relation to nursing care of the child and family in the chosen scenario; which should include a reference to: –
i. growth and developmental theories,
ii. developmentally appropriate care;