Your reflective essay, must be:
-Presented on A4 sized paper
-Formatted with a 2.5-3.0cm margin, on both sides, of all pages
-Written in 12-point font, unjustified text and printed single sided
-1.5 or double line spaced
-Identified, utilising a footer with your name, student number and page number
-Appropriately referenced, utilising Australian College of Nursing referencing guidelines
Complete a reflective essay, utilising Gibb’s cycle of reflection (1988) and your most significant learning goal, as a basis.
Your reflective essay, includes: You have demonstrated an understanding of, and alignment of practice with, the ANMC Competency Standards for Registered Nurses (2005).
A description of what occurred
A description of what you thought and felt
An evaluation of what was good and bad about the experience
An analysis of what was learned
A conclusion describing what could have been done differently