Aesthetics is a branch of philosophy which represents art, while the word “aesthetic” is derived from aisthetikos, the Greek word for “sense of perception” (Mastin, 2008, para.1). Aesthetics is also associated with axiology, and presents the question, “Can art convey truth?” (Mastin, 2008).
The purpose of the aesthetic project is to allow the student an opportunity to demonstrate the essence of caring between nurse and nursed. A photo or scan of the project must be uploaded through the Discussion tab in Canvas to be shared as a class presentation, along with your summary. A written summary of the aesthetic must accompany the project. Both the presentation and the summary must address the criteria indicated wtih an *. You must also submit the photo and summary to the assignment drop box.
*Describe in a one-two page written summary and present your work via Canvas to the class (a Discussion Board has been created for you to submit your summary and photo).
Mastin, L. (2008). Aesthetics. The basics of philosophy. Retrieved from https://www.
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CriteriaRatingsPtsThis criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeAesthetic Project ArtformCan be created or found; must be dance, poem, song, short story, bible verse, artwork
This criterion is linked to a Learning Outcome*Selection CriteriaWhy did you choose this artform?
This criterion is linked to a Learning Outcome*MeaningWhat is the meaning/symbolism of your work?
This criterion is linked to a Learning Outcome*UnderstandingDescribe how this assignment and your artform deepened your understanding of nursing as caring
This criterion is linked to a Learning Outcome*Future CallsHow does the process of creating/analyzing your aesthetic help you to respond to future nursing calls using the concepts of caring science?
Total Points: 100