You will be required to do a term paper on one of the topics listed below.
Discuss how the unique physical and chemical properties of water contribute to the importance of water for life on Earth to survive.
Discuss how the methods of experimentation and observation have changed throughout the history of science.
Explain the role so called “accidental” discoveries played in the history of science.
Describe the major experiments and scientists involved in the discovery of DNA as our hereditary material and its structure.
Explain what role women played in the Scientific Revolution of the 18th Century? What role do women in science play today?
This assignment will be worth 20% of your grade. Your paper should be creative and interesting, and should be a minimum 1500 words in length. It should be well-organized and demonstrate an orderly flow of information that clearly addresses the subject chosen.
Discuss the term chronic diarrhea. How does this differ from an individual who has diarrhea as a side effect from medication or as a result of a gastrointestinal infection? What would be the physical and psychosocial health problems associated for a patient experiencing chronic diarrhea? Present one physical and one psychosocial nursing diagnosis that would pertain to a person experiencing chronic diarrhea. How can the professional nurse assist the person with these nursing diagnoses? Discuss whether the relief from chronic diarrhea is a realistic goal.