Integration of Spirituality into the Curriculum

Integration of Spirituality into the Curriculum

Course Placement Readings in E.G. White –

The Ministry of Healing

Other Assignments Related to Spirituality
NURS 489 Synthesis of Complex Nursing Care In the clinical component of course Chapter 38 the Importance of Seeking True Knowledge

Chapter 39 The Knowledge Received Through God’s Word

Clinical Performance Evaluation Tool that measures spirituality (spiritual well-being) in the student as demonstrated in the clinical setting

Clinical care plan requirement that measures patient’s spiritual well-being

Daily Clinical Log that allows for reflections of the day

Student Name: Date:

You have been assigned required readings on spirituality in your course. You may choose one or more chapters from each assigned book to read. You will then write a reflection paper regarding your thoughts, meaningful ideas, feelings, and/or reactions, and the application of these to nursing practice or your own spiritual growth and self-care.


Paper is typed in at least 3 pages, double spaced and turned in on time via D2L or email to your professor, with coversheet title page in APA format; thoughtful, suitable title 10 Points
Introductory paragraph is attention-getting 10 Points
Spelling, grammar, mechanics, and usage are correct throughout paper 10 Points
Thoughts are expressed in a coherent and logical manner. 20 Points
Viewpoints and interpretations are insightful, demonstrating an in-depth reflection. 20 Points
Concluding paragraph sums up information, reiterates ideas and opinions, and leaves the reader with a call to action or something meaningful to remember 10 Points
Pertinent reference sources are skillfully woven throughout the paper without over use of quotations but, rather, attempt to paraphrase 10 Points
References are properly cited in APA format with no plagiarism. 5 Points
At least 2 references are cited in the paper, including a reference from current class assigned chapter readings in White, and one journal article of your own choice. 5 Points
Total 100 Possible Points Actual Points =


White, E. G. (2011). The Ministry of healing. Guildford, UK: White Crow Books.

Journal article:

APA format reference that you may use for free: It is recommended that you upload your paper into Turnitin on D2L to check for plagiarism prior to submission to your professor. Also, to check for correct grammar, use the Grammar Tutor on D2L.