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Assessment item 2: Essay
Aim of assessment
The purpose of this assessment task is to provide students with the opportunity to compare and critically analyse
the impact of current and historical events, health care policies and service provision on the health of two culturally
diverse communities
Details In this assessment task students are required to construct an essay that compares two (2) culturally diverse
groups, one of which needs to be Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
The essay is required to consider the following in comparing and critically analysing the two groups:
Current and historical events and how they have impacted on known risk factors in each cultural group
How health care policies and service provision have influenced health outcomes for each cultural group