District Syllabus
NUR4956
Portfolio II


Credit Hours: 1
Contact Hours: 1
Laboratory Fee: None.
Prerequisites: NUR3119 Professional Roles And Dimensions Of Nursing and
NUR3955 Portfolio I
Corequisites: There are no corequisites for this course.
Catalog Description: A capstone course focusing on the completion, evaluation, and submission of the electronic professional portfolio.
Required Materials: Books:
  • Timmins, F. & Duffy, A.. Writing Your Nursing Portfolio: A Step-by-Step guide, ed., McGraw-Hill Education, 2011. ISBN: 9780335242849
Supplemental Materials: Additional materials may be assigned by the instructor to supplement the required materials. -->
Special Requirements: Computer access.
Program Learning Outcomes:
Major Learning Outcomes: 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5:

1.  Integrate professional behavior. 
2.  Apply methods of research and scholarship.
3.  Apply legal, ethical and cultural sensitivity practices.
4.  Demonstrate methods of health maintenance and enhancement.
5.  Apply organizational strategies.
Course Learning Outcomes:
Course LEaring Outcomes:

By the end of this course, the student will:

1. Evaluate his/her achievement of program learning outcomes. 

2. Expand upon the various professional achievements and 
contributions of one’s belief system.

3. Demonstrate accountability, authority, ethical practice, and 
professionalism as defined by the American Nurses Association Code 
of Ethics.

4. Document his/her educational progression and growth throughout 
the program within a formal structure, electronic portfolio.
Methods of Evaluation: Evaluation of student progress towards achieving the stated learning outcomes and performance objectives is the responsibility of the instructor, within the policies of the college and the department. Detailed explanations are included in the expanded Syllabus developed by the instructor for each section being taught.
Flexibility: It is the intention of the instructor to accomplish the objectives specified in the course syllabus. However, circumstances may arise which prohibit the fulfilling of this endeavor. Therefore, this syllabus is subject to change. When possible, students will be notified of any change in advance of its occurrence.
Student Email Accounts Pensacola State College provides an institutional email account to all credit students. Pirate Mail is the official method of communication, and students must use Pirate Mail when communicating with the College. In cases where companion software is used for a particular class, emails may be exchanged between instructor and student using the companion software.
Note: For students with a disability that falls under the Americans with Disability Act or Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, it is the responsibility of the student to notify Student Resource Center for ADA Services to discuss any special needs or equipment necessary to accomplish the requirements for this course. Upon completion of registration with the Student Resource Center for ADA Services office, specific arrangements can be discussed with the instructor.