lp10 assignment healthcare and feminization

Learning Plan 10

Assignments

LP10.1 Assignment: Healthcare and the Feminization of Poverty: What examples have you observed?

This assignment will assess the competency 11e

Directions: In a one to two page essay, address the questions below. Your essay should be double spaced and use 12 point Times New Roman font (black).

  • Describe what a health disparity is. What groups are at a higher risk of facing these? (minorities, elderly, etc.)
  • Define the feminization of poverty.
  • Summarize if income and demographics affect the quality of healthcare an individual may receive.
  • Apply one of the three sociological perspectives to today’s healthcare system (Conflict Theory, Functionalism, or Symbolic Interactionism)

Submit this assignment to your instructor via the dropbox “LP10.1 Assignment: Healthcare and the Feminization of Poverty: What examples have you observed?.” This assignment is worth 40 points and will be graded according to the scoring guide below.

Scoring Guide (40 Points)
Rating Scale
10-9 Work meets or exceeds criterion at a high level of competence.
8 Work reflects an understanding of criterion with minor misunderstandings/misconceptions.
7 Criterion partially met, but one or more important concepts/skills are missing or flawed.
6 Work reflects an attempt to meet criterion, but significant misunderstandings/misconceptions are apparent.
5-0 Criterion not met or work is absent.
Criteria
1. Paper answers all questions/prompts.
2. Paper exhibits substantive connection to the key areas of inquiry.
3. Paper is 1-2 pages in length.
4. Paper is free from spelling, grammar, and writing errors.

LP10.2 Assignment: Final Reflection

This assignment will assess the competency 1-11, a-g

Directions: In a two to four page essay, address the questions below. Your essay should be double spaced and use 12 point Times New Roman font (black).

  • Identify your favorite topic of this term.
  • Summarize the topic
  • Describe the key concepts and associated vocabulary for this topic.
  • Describe how this topic may apply to your personal life, career goals, education or philanthropy
  • Apply one of the three sociological perspectives to your topic (Conflict Theory, Functionalism, or Symbolic Interactionism)

Submit this assignment to your instructor via the dropbox “LP10.2 Assignment: Final Reflection.” This assignment is worth 100 points and will be graded according to the scoring guide below.

Scoring Guide (100 Points)
Rating Scale
25-23 Work meets or exceeds criterion at a high level of competence.
22-20 Work reflects an understanding of criterion with minor misunderstandings/misconceptions.
19-18 Criterion partially met, but one or more important concepts/skills are missing or flawed.
17-15 Work reflects an attempt to meet criterion, but significant misunderstandings/misconceptions are apparent.
14-0 Criterion not met or work is absent.
Criteria
1. Paper answers all questions/prompts.
2. Paper exhibits substantive connection to the key areas of inquiry.
3. Paper is 2-4 pages in length.
4. Paper is free from spelling, grammar, and writing errors.