NRSG375 Clinical Leadership
Assessment Task 2: Online Forum Posts
This assessment task requires you by the due date and time to compose and submit 3 original posts
supported by the contemporary literature and referenced accordingly into the designated online
forums in your campus tile in response to topics/questions listed. You are also required to engage in
the online forum by posting a response to a peer(s) post(s) to the three questions also supported by
the contemporary literature and referenced accordingly. Each of your original posts has a word
limit of 150 words and each of your response posts has a word limit of 100 words (+/- 10%). The
topics for which are based on content from Modules 1 & 2, Modules 3 & 4 and Modules 5 & 6
Post 1 – Modules 1 & 2.
Clinical leadership is not an important consideration to a graduate RN. It is more important to
increase my confidence and improve my clinical skills to be a competent clinician. Critically reflect
and discuss in your first online post (ensure you support your point of view with contemporary
literature) Modules 1 & 2. (LO2)
Post 2 – Modules 3 & 4.
Autonomy and accountability are inherent to nursing as a profession. How do these professional
expectations related to leadership qualities enable the RNs practice? Critically reflect and discuss
this for your second online post (ensure you support your point of view with contemporary
literature) Modules 3 & 4. (LO4).
Post 3 – Modules 5 & 6
What elements enable and enhance positive change and innovation in the health
care environment, should I be contributing to as a graduate RN? Critically reflect
and discuss this for your third online post (ensure you support your point of view
with contemporary literature) Modules 5 & 6. (LO5)
NB. Response Posts to Forums (posts 4,5,6): You will also respond in each of the
Online discussion forums in your campus tile to posts made by a peer(s).
You will post your original and response posts on the topic to your campus online
forum by 0900 on Wednesday 23rd September 2021.
Each of your original posts has a word limit of 150 words and each of your response
posts has a word limit of 100 words (+/- 10%). Your posts and your responses are
required to completed and posted to the forums by the due date. All posts (3+3)
must then be submitted as one collated word document to enable the provision of
feedback to the Turnitin dropbox. Your submission needs to be in one Word document of
your original posts and response posts (in word format) including references; AND
you will also need to submit screenshots of all your forum posts in their entirety and
include as a part of the document in addition to the posts that you have included in word
format AND submitted to turnitin by the due date.
Please submit these as part of the document submitted for assessment task 2 in a single
(750 words in total [3+3 posts] +/- 10%)
The expectation is that you use the contemporary literature to support your view in responding to
the topics/questions for your online posts for this assessment task. The following link may assist you
to do that https://leo.acu.edu.au/mod/book/view.php?id=1888100
Referencing is integral to academic writing, in the Faculty of Health Sciences, the prescribed
referencing convention is the APA referencing style. You may wish to revisit these requirements at
the following link https://leo.acu.edu.au/mod/book/view.php?id=1888106&chapterid=116998
Please refer to this rubric for this assessment task as a further guide to assessment expectations.
Criterion Referenced Rubric: Assessment 2 – Online Forum Posts (15%)
NRSG375 Clinical Leadership