criminal justice program

criminal justice program

Overview

In your final course in the criminal justice program, you will create a research question that you will then investigate further. To assist you in this task, review the following list of current research topics covered in each course. Choose one of those topics (or another topic covered in this course) and create one to three research questions based on that topic. Then, submit the questions to your instructor.

Prompt

This research question assignment is graded based on completion, and instructor feedback should help you strengthen your questions for future use. After you have submitted the questions to your instructor, upload them (and the list of potential topics below, if you wish) to your ePortfolio PDF.

For more information on creating research questions, refer to this research resource from the Shapiro Library. This page also has a helpful FAQ section on research-question creation and expectations that you may want to explore further.

Topics:

  • Functions and responsibilities of police and law enforcement officers
  • Theories of policing
  • Styles of policing
  • Purposes and types of communications within policing
  • Developing objective and accurate policing communications
  • Changing policing communications depending on audience and role
  • Police legitimacy and public trust
  • Procedural justice and community perception
  • Community policing

Specifically, the following rubric criteria must be addressed:

  • Submit one to three research questions based on a topic covered in this course.
Guidelines for Submission

This assignment must be completed in a written format.

importance of advocacy

Nurse’s role in patient advocacy

  • Discuss the importance of advocacy as it pertains to patient care. What is the nurse’s role in patient advocacy? Describe a situation in which you were involved with patient advocacy.
  • Explain what the advocacy accomplished for the patient, and what the repercussions would have been if the patient would not have had an advocate.

IoT software applications

IoT software applications

Throughout this course, you’ve learned how to interface with cloud-based databases to support organizational operations, implement a cloud-based system that meets organizational requirements, and determine the implications involved in the design of IoT software applications. This final discussion will ask you to consider how you can apply what you have learned to help you advance your career in the IT field.

Note

In your initial discussion post, reflect on the first question, then select 2 other questions to discuss from the following:

  • How has cloud computing influenced the IT field?
  • How will the cloud computing concepts you learned in this course influence your future?
  • What will you do with the information and skills you learned in this course, especially as you start or advance in your career as an IT professional?
  • Based on what you know today, what kind of IT role do you envision yourself in, and why?
  • What business, personal, or social problems are you passionate about that can be solved or improved through cloud computing?

 

Ethnoreligious beliefs

Ethnoreligious beliefs

A hospital in a religiously and ethnically diverse community invites local religious leaders, including those belonging to religions with significant health-related beliefs and practices, including Judaism, Islam, Jehovah’s Witnesses, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (Mormonism), and Roman Catholicism, to participate in a panel discussion on religion and health care practices. The panel is asked various questions about health-related beliefs and practices such as diet; medications; medical procedures; practices related to birth, reproduction, and death; religious organizational infrastructure for visiting the sick; healing rituals; specific needs during illness and hospitalization; and other health-related issues.

1.  Are spirituality and religion the same? Explain the rationale for your answer.

2.  What is meant by ethnoreligious beliefs and practices? Provide an operational definition using your own words.

3.  How are a client’s religious and cultural practices interconnected?

4.  What scientific evidence is there that clients’ religious beliefs and practices influence their overall health, prevent or alleviate certain diseases, and/or contribute to longevity?

5.  How does your knowledge of a client’s health-related cultural beliefs and practices influence your nursing care for him or her?

6.Explain public policy, private policy , health policy, social policy, organizational policy.

Theory Development And Evaluation

science and art of theory development and evaluation

Examine the science and art of theory development and evaluation.

Submission Instructions:

  • Your initial post should be at least 550 words, formatted and cited in current APA style with support from at least 3 academic sources.

opportunities for continuing education

Discuss opportunities for continuing education and professional development

Describe the organization and its significance to nurses in the specialty area. Include its purpose, mission, and vision. Describe the overall benefits, or “perks,” of being a member. Explain why it is important for a nurse in this specialty field to network. Discuss how this organization creates networking opportunities for nurses. Discuss how the organization keeps its members informed of health care changes and changes to practice that affect the specialty area. Discuss opportunities for continuing education and professional development.

Instructions

APA 2007 incitation and references with at least 4 sources relevant to the topic is necessary.

Micro Economics

Micro Economics

identify and discusses the three (3) most important insights you gained during Principles of Microeconomics; the implications of your learning and how your behavior and/or thinking has changed; and what actions you will take to apply the insights gained to increase your professional and/or personal effectiveness.

Note

Prepare and submit a 4 – 6 page paper

Effective Communication

Effective Communication

After reading chapter 9 in your textbook,

  1. What are different communication styles used among health professional and the benefits to each?
  2. Describe a communication style you used in a recent professional interaction.
  3. Describe the interaction and why you used that style.
  4. Was this style effective for the interaction?
  5. Additionally, describe one barrier to effective communication you would most like to improve in yourself.
  6. Offer suggestions in communication

Note

Responses need to address all components of the question, demonstrate critical thinking and analysis and include peer-reviewed journal evidence to support the student’s position.

Please be sure to validate your opinions and ideas with citations and references in APA format.

Please review the rubric to ensure that your response meets the criteria.

 

leadership theories

leadership theories

Over the past few weeks, you have studied many different leadership theories. Now is the time to reflect upon what you have learned in your current and past lessons.

Instructions

For this week’s journal entry, write a two to three-page, single-spaced (no title page) journal entry of 600 to 1000 words discussing your learning outcomes so far in the course.

Suggested topics include:

  •  Describe the topic you find the most interesting. Why?
    • Identify any topics in which you would like more clarification.
    • Describe the most interesting resource you have read so far during this course. Why did you find it so interesting?
    • Explain the ways in which you can apply the lessons you have learned to your real-world context.
    • Discuss any other topic you find relevant to this course

 

Prognosis

Asian American Populations’ Health Beliefs & Practices

In the Asian culture, there is often a belief that terminally ill patients should not be informed about their prognosis. Would you respect the cultural practice and not inform a patient about the prognosis?

Is there a way for health care providers to balance the patient’s right to know with respect for the cultural practices and beliefs of the family? Is not fully disclosing information to the patient an ethical breach?

Note

Your initial post should be at least 500 words, formatted and cited in current APA style with support from at least 2 academic sources.