澳洲护理学assignment: Essay on Service Learning and relevance to Primary
Aim of Assessment
This assessment item requires students to understand the importance of the primary health prevention services that are available in the community. Further, students will describe how undertaking a service learning opportunity will assist in their understanding of these services and how people can use them to stay well.
Write a 500 word essay focusing on what you have learned in class, and through your research, about service learning. In your answer:
1. Locate a community health based service on the web.
2. Describe how the community service, as described on the site, promotes the health of individuals, families and/or communities.
3. Describe the aims and benefits of service learning for nursing students.
4. Provide three (3) personal learning objectives for your future service learning experience.
Points 1, 2 & 3 above must be answered using scholarly writing that is, full sentences and paragraphs.
Point 4 can be written as dot points or lists.
To attract a satisfactory grade in this assessment task, all points (1-4 above) must be answered and 5 of the 8 criteria listed on page 18 must attract a satisfactory grade.
Completing this assessment item will enable you to demonstrate that you have met the learning outcomes 1 & 6 for this unit.
i. There are a number of textbooks and resources available through the UWS Library that may assist you. Please refer to the unit’s vUWS site for specific unit resources
ii. Clinical practice unit vUWS site.
iii. Examples of community health based services will be available on the vUWS site
Marking Criteria and Standards: Assessment 2 – Completion of Essay on
Service Learning & Relevance to Primary Health Care