This essay focuses on in these ongoing discussions.The purpose of the participation component is to encourage students to participate in on-line discussions.
8| P a g e Student Evaluation -Details Exams Learning Objectives:The testing component is intend to ensure that students have learned and retain the key course concepts and principles. The quizzes cover key concepts from each module.
The purpose of the participation component is to encourage students to participate in on-line discussions. And to engage actively and thoughtfully with the class material. Weekly Discussions –Every week, discussion questions are post on the course website. Students are expect to post at least one response and one reply (to another student’s comment) in these ongoing discussions.
Part of the mark is for completing the requisite number of appropriate comments. While the other part is grade for quality of the comments. For this latter component, a random selection of comments will be grade for quality. (criteria will be: thoroughness and thoughtfulness; spelling/grammar; serious engagement with the material;
Opinion-Editorial(Media Commentary)or2)Job Shadow/Interview and Career Summary/Reflection Paper. If you wish to take part in Option 2, you must declare this by Friday Jan 29th. To allow for job shadow or interview placement processes. See the list of deadlines below Assignment Option 1. Current Controversies in Health Care: Opinion Editorial (Media Commentary)Learning Objectives.
The purpose of this assignment is to give students the chance to study a current. Topical health care issue in more depth and to develop skills in writing effective commentariesto influence public opinion. Health care controversies and issues are constantly emerging and changing. As we study the broader framework and structure of health care systems. It is important to appreciate the emerging developments occurring each day. To help us do this, your assignment will be to look up and comment on a current.
Priority should be given to any issue regarding health care in Ontario. But relevant pieces from other provinces or even countries can be include as need. If their relevance to the Ontario context is made clear (for example, if an article appears discussing a new health care policy in the Netherlands. A comparison to the Ontario context could be made). One way to easily find recent topics is to go to www.google.ca/newsand then type in search terms such as “health care.” Major news outlets also generally have health pages where all relevant stories are post.