Rationale. The purpose of the pediatric scholarly assignment is to demonstrate understanding of theoretical nursing knowledge related to promoting health or care of children with alternations in health. This is an opportunity for the student to highlight content areas of their choice with further inquiry using the literature to validate discussion within the paper Through application of skills knowledge and personal experiences the student will discover meaning in the content as it relates to pediatric nursing and their own nursing practice in the future. The chosen topic will be discussed with the instructor in advance.
demonstrate understanding of theoretical nursing