Health Literacy Paper Guidelines and Rubric

In this assignment you explore the topic of health literacy and its inevitable impact on learning outcomes. Ralph Tyler, the father of the modern-day curriculum, made a habit of asking himself each day: what have I learned today? And How will I use it? This paper provides you with the opportunity to reflect in this same way about health literacy and its impact on teaching-learning.

First, read this systematic review on health literacy:

Further investigate health literacy through these sources:

Then write a maximum 2-page personal reflection paper that answers the following questions:

• What did you learn about health literacy? How does it differ from literacy in general?

• How will you use what you learned, or a health literacy tool you found, in your health care practice?

• Why is health literacy an important subject to teach to health care students & professionals?

*Include a title page, an abstract, citations, and a reference list in addition to the 2 page body of your paper. Follow APA style.*

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