Clarifying Research

 Directions for Preparing the Scholarly Worksheet

  1. Read each of the instructions.
  2. Download and complete the required Clarifying Research Worksheet under Templates below.
  3. Review the Week 5 Assignment Tutorial (Links to an external site.) (Transcript (Links to an external site.)) which reviews your Week 5 Assignment. Tutorial may look slightly different session to session. Grading criteria and rubric will be the same.
  4. Two or more supporting scholarly sources are required. Textbooks are not allowed and should not be used as a scholarly source. Use the school Library to locate relevant, scholarly sources.
  5. No more than two direct quotes are allowed. You should be using mostly your own words to demonstrate your understanding of the topics/criteria for this assignment. Citations and references must be included.
  6. Submit the completed assignment on the Week 5: Assignment.

Templates

Clarifying Research Worksheet (Links to an external site.)

Best Practices

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Scholarly Sources and Citations

  • Two or more supporting scholarly sources are required.
  • No more than two direct quotes are allowed.
  • Use APA format in citations and references.

References

American Association of Colleges of Nurses (AACN). (2008). Executive summary: The essentials of baccalaureate education for professional nursing practice. http://www.aacnnursing.org/Education-Resources/AACN-Essentials

QSEN Institute. (2020). QSEN competencies. http://qsen.org/competencies/pre-licensure-ksas/