12 January 2017
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12 January 2017,

Health Sociology


Description/Focus:   Assessment One – Essay covering Modules 1 & 2

Due Date:       22 August, 2016

Length:           1500 words (excluding references and cover page)

Task:   Students should write a 1500-word essay on the following topic:


Two major sociological theoretical perspectives on health and illness are:  functionalism and Weberianism. Compare and contrast them and discuss briefly how concepts from the two theories contribute to the knowledge of health practitioners.


Assessment Criteria:

An indicative rubric may be found here: