Coh 310 culture and health

 

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Research Paper

 

You are required to adhere to the following format & develop a research paper, typed, double-spaced, 1-inch margin, 5 pages exclusive of references and title page. References are to be cited using the APA Style Manual 6th edition.

 

Write a research paper on health indicators of any cultural group you are interested or those discussed in this course, describe the contributions of health disparities to morbidity and mortality within the group, communities, or societies.

 

Be sure to include:

 

  • Title Page (not part of the page count) use APA Style Manual 6th edition for format
  • Introduction to the problem and its significance
  • Description of health indicators
  • Any recommendations
  • Conclusion
  • Reference page (not part of page count) use at least 3-5 scholarly sources; websites may be included but are not to be included as scholarly sources.

 

 

 

Grading Rubric

 

Students will write a research paper on health indicators of a particular culture and group and then describe the contributions of health disparities to morbidity and mortality among the specific groups, communities, or societies. The grading rubric for this assignment establishes total percentage grades (5 pages)

 

PLO: #3. Describe the contributions of health disparities to morbidity and mortality among specific groups, communities, and societies.

 

 

Outstanding Achievement

Commendable Achievement

Marginal Achievement

Unsatisfactory Achievement

Failing

Identified a cultural group

Outstanding Achievement: 5% – Clearly defines cultural group in terms of history, geography and characteristics

Commendable Achievement: 4% – Clearly defines a cultural group without adequately describing some characteristics

Marginal Achievement: 3% – Defines a cultural group without adequately describing many important characteristics

Unsatisfactory Achievement: 2% – Lists a cultural group without further definition

Failing: 0% – missing

Identified health disparities

Outstanding Achievement: 20% – Clearly identifies disparities by comparing descriptive epidemiology of group to majority group or other group. Stays within specified page limit and adheres to APA format.

Commendable Achievement: 15% – Clearly identifies disparities using descriptive epidemiology however without adequate comparisons. Stays within specified page limit and adheres to APA format.

Marginal Achievement: 10% – Correctly lists health disparities without adequate descriptive epidemiology.
Stays within specified page limit and adheres to APA format.

Unsatisfactory Achievement: 5% – Lists health disparities incorrectly

Failing: 0% – missing

Identified health behaviors

Outstanding Achievement: 20% – Clearly describes common preventive and protective health behaviors, sick-role behaviors, illness behaviors and societal health behaviors

Commendable Achievement: 15% – Clearly describes most common health behaviors missing some categories

Marginal Achievement: 10% – Correctly lists health behaviors without adequate references to commonality

Unsatisfactory Achievement: 5% – Lists health behaviors incorrectly

Failing: 0% – missing

Identified health beliefs

Outstanding Achievement: 15% – Clearly describes commonly held attitudes, beliefs and values

Commendable Achievement: 12.75% – Clearly describes some health beliefs

Marginal Achievement: 7.5% – Correctly lists health beliefs without adequate references

Unsatisfactory Achievement: 4.25% – Lists health beliefs incorrectly

Failing: 0% – missing

 

 

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