Essentials of baccalaureate education | RN – BSN



  1. Discuss characteristics of successful
  2. Propose strategies to support the successful completion of a program of
  3. Discuss the effect of plagiarism on the nursing

Study Materials

Dynamics in Nursing: Art and Science of Professional Practice


Read Chapter 1 in Dynamics in Nursing: Art and Science of Professional Practice.

Tips for Successful Students


Read “Conducting Scholarly Research” for information and links to tutorials that will assist you in identifying and locating scholarly literature in the GCU Library.

Take the following tutorials linked in the “Conducting Scholarly Research” resource:

  1. Evaluating Websites
  2. How to Find Scholarly Research
  3. Scholarly Writing

APA 6th Edition Tutorial


Discuss why you have decided to complete your BSN at this time, and the concerns you have about completing your baccalaureate degree. Based on the readings in the course materials, what strategies can you implement to be a successful student?