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Intervention by Schools to Promote Better Health Essay

  • Submitted by: nlloyd
  • on October 5, 2012
  • Category: Social Issues
  • Length: 1,331 words

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Nicola Lloyd,     PI: C239572X     Y178     TMA02

Task One, Part A
Summarise in no more than 10 bulleted points, what you understand from Table 3 ‘Division of Household tasks by sex in Great Britain, 2002’ in Chapter 4 of the Course book.

Observations about the data
    • Shopping for groceries are done equally or both together with 48 per cent of men and 44 per cent of woman responding to this question.
    • Women tend to leave small repair jobs around the home to the men with 65 per cent of women saying their partner or spouse usually or always did them.
    • Women are inclined to look after sick family members.   62 per cent of women answered that they always or usually do this.
    • Men generally do not do the housework as only 7 per cent of men reported they always or usually do it.
    • Women have a propensity to prepare the meals with 62 per cent answering it was always or usually them that did this.

Limitations of the data
    • This study does not reveal if any dependents live at home as this would result in either sex being at home more than the other.
    • This study does not show if any couples answered are in civil partnerships as this would reflect on the results to be unfair.
    • This study doesn’t tell us the employment status for the couples, both having jobs would result in making it difficult to do things together.
    • There is no age range in this survey. It is more acceptable these days for the younger generation to share more of the household chores.

Task One, Part B
What interventions by schools may promote better health in children?

For the purpose of this essay I will explain what intervention through schools have on the individual, and look at the importance this has in providing better health and understanding to its pupils.   The main issues I will be discussing are health education, physical activity and nutrition.   Drawing on material in Chapter 5 and using examples from Finlay et al. (2010) case...

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