Describe how this concept will assist you in your transition to professional practice as a graduate Registered Nurse.

Aim:
The aim of this essay is to demonstrate your ability to relate and apply the
content of this course as you prepare to transition from nursing student to a
Graduate Registered Nurse.

What you need to do:
In this essay you will need to:
– Demonstrate your understanding of the concept of emotional intelligence.
– Describe how this concept will assist you in your transition to professional
practice as a graduate Registered Nurse.
The essay must be
presented using the headings provided below. It is important that all sections
of the essay are conceptually connected (related too and linked) and adhere to
the suggested word scope.

Essay: The essay must include the
following:
1. Introduction (300 words)
Describe emotional intelligence and provide an outline of the purpose and
structure of the essay.

2. Personal attributes of emotional intelligence (800 words)
In separate paragraphs:
– Identify and describe the personal attributes of emotional intelligence using
example/s from your current clinical placement.
Personal attributes they want us to discuss are: Self-awareness and self-management.
– Discuss why personal attributes of emotional intelligence are important for
nursing practice.

3. Social attributes of emotional intelligence (800 words)
In separate paragraphs:
– Identify and describe the social attributes of emotional intelligence using
example/s from your current clinical placement.
Personal attributes they want us to discuss are: Social awareness and social skills.
– Discuss why social attributes of emotional intelligence are important for
nursing practice.

4. Strategies to promote emotional intelligence (800 words)
– Articulate what strategies you will do in your first year as a graduate
Registered Nurse to promote social and personal attributes of emotional
intelligence.
– Discuss the evidence-base of these strategies and their suitability to your
personal needs.

5. Conclusion (300 words)
Summarise your main points and reinforce the significance and implications of
your essay.

Referencing:
Sources from the last ten years

Feel free to make up examples from placement I will change later if necessary.