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 j

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.

Assignment Details:

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:First paragraph: summarize the major points of the article.Second paragraph: answer whether you support the leadership style, and why or why not.Final paragraph: discuss the article as it relates to nursing practice.Use at least one additional outside source, such as your textbook.The summary should be written in APA style format and all sources must be cited correctly. 

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Rubric

Week 7 Assignment


CriteriaRatingsPts This criterion is linked to a Learning Outcome Article

3 pts 

Excellent (3pts)

-Citation from a professional peer-reviewed nursing journal.-Current within last 5 years-Relates to nursing leadership.

2 pts 

Good (2pts)

-Citation from nursing journal.-Out of date or-Not related to nursing leadership

1 pts 

Needs Improvement(1pt)

-Citation not from a nursing journal-Article out of date or not related to nursing leadership.

3 pts
  This criterion is linked to a Learning Outcome First Paragraph

3 pts 

Excellent (3pts)

-Concise summary of key points of article.-Writing is clear and focused.-Details are present.

2 pts 

Good (2pts)

-Concise summary of key points.-Writing is not clear or focused.-Some details present.

1 pts 

Needs Improvement(1pt)

-Summary is not concise.-Writing is not clear or focused.-Details are missing.

3 pts
  This criterion is linked to a Learning Outcome Second Paragraph

3 pts 

Excellent (3pts)

-Writing presents support or non-support of leadership style.-Writing explains why support or non-support is given.-Writing is clear and logical.

2 pts 

Good (2pts)

-Writing presents support or non-support.-Writing does not express reason for support or non-support.-Writing is somewhat unclear or not logical.

1 pts 

Needs Improvement(1pt)

-Writing does not present support or non-support.-Writing does not express reason for support or non-support.-Writing is unclear and illogical.

3 pts
  This criterion is linked to a Learning Outcome Third Paragraph

3 pts 

Excellent (3pts)

-Writing is related to nursing practice and demonstrates analysis and application.

2 pts 

Good (2pts)

-Writing is related to nursing practice.-Analysis and application is weak.

1 pts 

Needs Improvement(1pt)

-Writing is not related to nursing practice.-Missing analysis and application.

3 pts
  This criterion is linked to a Learning Outcome Spelling/grammar/APA

3 pts 

Excellent (3pts)

-Proper APA format is used for citations.-At least two sources are included.-Spelling and grammar errors are few and insignificant.

2 pts 

Good (2pts)

-Proper APA format is used for citations.-Only one source is used.-Occasional errors in spelling and grammar.

1 pts 

Needs Improvement(1pt)

-APA format is not used.-Sources are missing.-Significant errors in spelling and grammar. Written communication is non-coherent