This is an online course.
I.24, IV.12-14, V.1-9, VI.1-3
I.9, I.18, V.21, IV.1-5, IV.13, IV.14, V.1-4, V.6, V.7-9
I.8, IV.1, IV.3, VII.1-6
I.17, IV.1-10, IV.15-16
Technological Requirements:This course is entirely on-line. Students must have access to reliable and fast internet service. Dial-up service will make it difficult for students to participate in virtual classroom activities. Students must possess, at a minimum, the following skills: (1) access Internet course and maneuver around websites; (2) use basic word processing tools such as indent, bold, italicize, and change spacing; (3) upload or attach files; (4) access and send email; (5) utilize search engines such as Google to find scholarly support for course work.
Please note D2L syllabus for assignments due dates and times. For ease of remembering, assignments will always be due by 11PM on due date.
Course requirements and their associated contributions to the final grade are as follows:
Percentage of Final Grade
Online Discussions (4 discussion boards)
Synthesis Paper and Literature Review
Note: An overall course grade of at least 80% must be achieved to progress in the Master of Science in Nursing Program.
Wilson School of Nursing Grading Scale:
90-100 = A
80-89 = B
74-79 = C
65-73 = D
64 and below = F
Assignment File Naming: All assignments should be submitted through D2L. When uploading an assignment to the assignment section of D2L, please us the following guideline for naming files. Your last name, assignment name: Example: Smith synthesis paper.doc.
Timeliness of Work: Assignments not submitted on time will receive a grade of "0." Should an emergency arise and you need to negotiate additional time for an assignment, please contact faculty (Dr. Mercer cell # page 1 of this syllabus) prior to assignment due date.
Late discussion postings will receive no credit. When the Discussion(s) close..they are closed.