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?