Health Issue Activity :
Suggested issues below though student can ask for approval on another topic if prior approval is given.
environmental health chronic disease
Poverty nutrition women’s health
Mental health crime children’s health including infant mortality
Use of complementary/herbal therapies endemic diseases
Choose one developed country and one developing country. Compare and contrast these two countries on the topic that you chose. Use internet resources. Length 2 pages.
Grading criteria for activities :
Content: (15 points): in depth exploration of the topic, fully researched. Evidence of critical thinking.
Quality of writing (5 pts): original and fresh perspective; insightful and eager thoughts to provoke quality writing and discussion.
Resources (5 pts): use of at least 3 current references (past 5 years). Quality of references.