Assignment: Leadership: Assignment Overview
In this assignment, you will research and locate a current journal article on nursing leadership styles. The article must be from a professional, peer-reviewed nursing journal published within the last 5 years; and then write a summary of your findings.
Perform the following tasks:
Complete the reading assignment and the interactive lesson before attempting this assignment.
Research a current journal article on nursing leadership styles. The article must be from a professional, peer-reviewed nursing journal published within the last 5 years.
Write a 1-2 page summary of your findings following the criteria below:
o The summary should be written in APA style format and all sources must be cited correctly.
Include the proper file naming convention: NUR204_wk7_assn_jsmith_mmddyyy.
|Criteria||Excellent (3pts)||Good (2pts)||Needs Improvement||Pts.|
|Article||– Citation from a||– Citation from nursing||– Citation not from a|
|peer-reviewed||– Out of date or||– Article out of date or|
|nursing journal.||– Not related to nursing||not related to nursing|
|– Current within last 5||leadership||leadership.|
|– Relates to nursing|
|First Paragraph||– Concise summary of||– Concise summary of||– Summary is not|
|key points of article.||key points.||concise.|
|– Writing is clear and||– Writing is not clear or||– Writing is not clear or|
|– Details are present.||– Some details present.||– Details are missing.|
|Second Paragraph||– Writing presents||– Writing presents||– Writing does not|
|support or non-support||support or non-support.||present support or non-|
|of leadership style.||– Writing does not||support.|
|– Writing explains why||express reason for||– Writing does not|
|support or non-support||support or non-||express reason for|
|is given.||support.||support or non-|
|– Writing is clear and||– Writing is somewhat||support.|
|logical.||unclear or not logical.||– Writing is unclear|
|NUR204: Week 7 Assignment||Page 2|
|Third Paragraph||– Writing is related to||– Writing is related to||– Writing is not related|
|nursing practice and||nursing practice.||to nursing practice.|
|demonstrates analysis||– Analysis and||– Missing analysis and|
|and application.||application is weak.||application.|
|Spelling/grammar/||– Proper APA format is||– Proper APA format is||– APA format is not|
|APA||used for citations.||used for citations.||used.|
|– At least two sources||– Only one source is||– Sources are missing.|
|are included.||used.||– Significant errors in|
|– Spelling and grammar||– Occasional errors in||spelling and grammar.|
|errors are few and||spelling and grammar.||Written communication|