A Balanced Discussion of How Technology Impacts Wellness Essay

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Course Essay Instructions
Our Health In The Digital Age
Instructions:
We’re approaching the end of the term. You’ve learned how to think at a higher level this term and how to weigh information based on its level of credibility. You will now put your new thinking skills to good use.
This assignment involves watching a credible FRONTLINE documentary online, and then discussing its content related to health. As you watch, you will find questions below to help you sort the information. You should pause the program to think about and write your answers in detail. If you don’t, you may end up spending time returning to rewatch portions of the program. The last question of the worksheet will ask you to use the other worksheet answers
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The program is 90 minutes long and you need to focus 100% on it as though you were taking an exam. Please read through the rest of this document before you begin watching the documentary, so that you have a good idea of what you will do with the information you gather while watching.
Find the documentary here: http://video.pbs.org/video/1402987791 Submission Instructions: Due July 31, 10am.
(20% grade reduction per 30 minutes late)
You will submit ONLY your essay (not your worksheet). There isn’t really page or word count requirement, but as a guideline, plan to spend ¾ to one page per dimension of health, so this will end up being around 6 pages long. An introduction and conclusion is optional. Please proof-read, spell-check, and grammar check your document as this needs to be professionally presented. Save the file as a .doc, .docx, or .pdf and submit it at Moodle at the designated link. After you submit this assignment, you must

continue to check into Moodle until you receive a grade for this assignment, a final course grade and a “course check-out” message from the instructor indicating that you no longer need to access Moodle.
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