Environmental issue and Public Health
You will write a 6-8 page analysis paper that will demonstrate your greater understanding of the role and influence of public health. This paper will account for 30% of the total course grade. The topic is:
-An environmental health issue: Water quality and fracking/ Built Environment/air quality.
Next, you will respond to the following questions, using what you have learned in the module so far and by conducting your own research. Format and reference citation for this assignment must follow the American Psychological Association (APA) style. Page limit does not include title page, abstract or references. There is no limit for references.
a.Describe the public health/population-based interest in this topic..
b.Describe the political, social and economic policies impacting this issue..
c.Analyze the strengths and weaknesses of the current public health response to the problem..
d.Generate recommendations (at least 3) for either local or state response and/or course of action to the problem at hand..
Compose your work using a word processor (or other software as appropriate) and save it frequently to your computer. Be sure to check your work and correct any spelling or grammatical errors before you upload it. When you are ready to submit your work, click “Browse My Computer” and find your file. Once you have located your file, click “Open” and, if successful, the file name will appear under the Attached files heading. Scroll to the bottom of the page and click “Submit.”