PUBH6002: Assessment 1 – Report: Guided policy analysis
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ASSESSMENT 1 BRIEF
Subject Code and Title
PUBH6002: Global and Environmental Health Issues
Assessment 1 – Report: Guided policy analysis
1000 words (+/- 10%)
The Subject Learning Outcomes demonstrated by successful
completion of the task below include:
Examine environmental factors from the local to the global levels that influence health and interpret the relevance to the health of populations.
Interpret and analyse the impacts of globalisation on the social, economic, and political determinants of global and local health.
Critically analyse ethical elements relevant to environmental health protections, policies, and industry practices, including identification of vulnerable groups
Investigate the relationships between environmental risk factors and social, economic, and political determinants of illness and injury.
Due by 11:55pm AEST/AEDT Sunday end of Module 4 (Week 4).
Total Marks 100 marks
Equitable, effective, and evidence-based health policy is essential to population-based health management and disease prevention. The ability to review and analyse policy options and comment on their efficacy and feasibility is a key skill within public health. By conducting a policy analysis, student will gain an understanding of the importance of policy development and implementation to minimize health burdens. Policy analysis also introduces skills of critical thinking, literature research, and analysis.
After critically reviewing the given policy, write a 1000 (±10%) guided policy analysis report using the Report template provided on Blackboard.
Please refer to the Task Instructions for details on how to complete this task.
Review the given policy provided by your lecturer. Public health policies are evidence-base structured targets, aiming to provide the practicalstrategies that governments can apply to regulate key structural factors that contribute to the burden of, and the risk factors associated with the disease that is targeted by the policy.
To review the given policy, read carefully the given policy provided by your Learning facilitator.
Research the academic literature related to the policy and then conduct a review in 1000 words (±10%) a report guided by the following four questions:
Introduction/Background (Approx. 150 words)
- In the introduction present the burden of disease and risk factors before the implementation of the current policy.
- Finally, briefly discuss the impact of the health-related issues related to the specific burden of disease(s) and population.
- Include an overview of the assessment as part of the introduction.
Policy analysis (Approx. 600 words)
- Discuss how the policy was developed? Who were the key stakeholders in this development and what were their role?
- Describe the expected outcomes and the strengths of policy based on its successful achievements?
- Discuss 2 challenges or strategies that have been less successful or unsuccessful related to the policy.
Recommendations and conclusions (Approx. 250 words)
- Provide 3 evidence-based recommendations to improve the implementation and/or efficacy of the policy based on your policy analysis.
It is essential that you use appropriate APA style for citing and referencing research. Please see more information on referencing here https://library.torrens.edu.au/academicskills/apa/tool
Submit this task via the Assessment 1 link. Please save your Assessment and submit it as the title of your submission using the following naming convention: subj code_Module#_surname_first name initial_assessment title
Academic Integrity Declaration
I declare that except where I have referenced, the work I am submitting for this assessment task is my own work. I have read and am aware of Torrens University Australia Academic Integrity Policy and Procedure viewable online at http://www.torrens.edu.au/policies-and-forms
I am aware that I need to keep a copy of all submitted material and their drafts, and I will do so accordingly.
Rubric is in the attached pdf file please check rubric, and please follow High Distinction(Exceptional) 85-100%. Because i need A++ quality work. if i get A+ grade, i will give you more assignments.
policy is "National Clean air agreement"
References should be in APA 7th version