The following is a rubric to use as a guideline to complete the formal paper assignment. A total of 100 points are possible for the paper. The paper should be a minimum of six (6) pages.
Follow APA formatting and include a title page, body of the paper, and reference page. There should be a minimum of four references published within the last five years on a separate page. You will need to use first headers to separate the sections of the paper; see Chapter Two in the APA manual for paper examples.
The paper should have a thesis statement in the introduction, following the introduction, paper sections with first headers as follows (1) describe the theory, framework, concept model, or philosophy chosen, (Virginia Henderson) (2) how the theory, framework, concept model, or philosophy fits nursing practice, (3) how the theory, framework, concept model, or philosophy fits in your nursing practice (oncology Registered Nurse), and (4) a conclusion.