On successful completion of this assessment, you will be able to:
CO 1 Critique the application of health and nursing informatics and quality
improvement in health care settings;
CO 2 Critically review management and leadership approaches within a nursing practice
CO 3 Critically evaluate own knowledge, skills and attitudes for transition for
professional practice and ongoing competence development; and
CO 4 Design an early career plan to support transition to professional practice.
This assessment has two parts (Parts A and B), and offers the opportunity for
description, analysis and reflection on:
• Clinical practice;
• Patient care in a professional health care context; and
• Strategies that may assist practice as a newly graduated registered nurse.
Part A: Leadership approach (2,000 words equivalent)
During your nursing studies and clinical placements, you have had the opportunity to
observe and experience a range of approaches to leadership in use. These experiences
may have occurred in a range of different health contexts. In this part of the
assessment, choose and reflect on ONE leadership approach to discuss and evaluate its
potential impact on aspects of practice of a newly graduated Registered Nurse:
• emerging leadership opportunities
• team work
• scope of practice.
Part A directions:
Aspects to be covered in part A of the assessment are outlined:
• An introduction t