assignment topic is :
This assessment asks you to write an essay that explores how older people in Australia
are represented in social policy and health/social service delivery. You will need to
identify and discuss ONE sociological issue affecting the healthcare of older people in
Australia, identify and explore health inequities experienced by older people and
provide a brief assessment of how current service delivery supports healthy ageing
the criteria of this assignment is:
1. The essay identifies and discusses ONE sociological issue (eg gender, poverty, social class, ethnicity) affecting the healthcare of older people in Australia (5)You explains why this issue has been chosen and how it is relevant to health care in the future :
(Your discussion orientates the reader to your chosen sociological issue and its importance to health care service delivery to older people in Australia.
The sociological issue identified is highly appropriate
to the topic.
A concise but detailed reason is given why the
chosen issue is important in health care.
The discussion gives detailed and relevant
explanation of how the issue is important for health care in the future).
2. Discussion explores inequities in health service delivery to older people in Australia Discussion uses current and relevant scholarly literature :
(Your discussion includes a concise but in-depth discussion of inequities in health service delivery to older people in Australia, and you demonstrate strong insight into these factor).
3. Discussion includes a brief assessment of how
current service delivery supports healthy ageing
( The discussion is supported by current and relevant scholarly literature.
There is a critical discussion of the content and the links between the issue and inequity in health care and an insightful to the future needs for health care policy in Australia.Your discussion includes an evaluation of current
methods of health service delivery and strategies that aim to support healthy ageing for older people in Australia).
4. Uses correct grammar, spelling and punctuation
You correctly applies the conventions of in-text
citation and for the reference list for the or
APA referencing style:
(Your essay contains no errors in grammar, spelling and punctuation.
You apply all conventions of APA correctly, use direct quotation sparingly and always paraphrase
You use the correct bibliographical format for
all sources and sequence them alphabetically).