Overview:Nursing is often described as the art of both science and caring. To provide high quality care, nurses need to practice withinprofessional standards and ensure that their care is based upon quality evidence. On commencement of your nursingeducation, it is essential that you consider the role of caring in forming the basis for providing fundamental nursing care. Yournursing education will help you to develop an understanding of caring from a professional context and help you to develop theskills and behaviours considered crucial in providing quality, evidence-based, and patient-centred care.Related Course Objectives for this Assessment Item:1. Identify and demonstrate a knowledge of person-centred care as they apply to basic nursing skills.2. Enact professional behaviours and communication skills in accordance with standards of practice.3. Demonstrate the knowledge and skills to do comprehensive health assessments, including the collection and recordingof data, for persons across the lifespan.