Equality and Diversity Unit 1 Assignment Essay

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NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Equality and Diversity Unit 1: Exploring Equality and Diversity Assessment You should use this file to complete your Assessment. • The first thing you need to do is save a copy of this document, either onto your computer or a disk • Then work through your Assessment, remembering to save your work regularly • When you’ve finished, print out a copy to keep for reference • Then, go to www.vision2learn.com and send your completed Assessment to your tutor via your My Study area – make sure it is clearly marked with your name, the course title and the Unit and Assessment number. Name: 1. What is meant by diversity? My understanding of diversity is that that we should acknowledge the differences in…show more content…
The higher socio – economic groups are normally more likely to arrange gatherings and events, to introduce the younger generations to the variety of cultures, beliefs and values and therefore embracing them into the very community that they will shape in years to come. 4. Give some examples to explain how diversity: • Enhances your life • Enhances the local community • Enhances this country. Diversity enhances my life, when people have an understanding of my needs and I have an understanding of theirs. As an ex sailor, in the Royal Navy, I have been lucky enough to travel and witness many cultures. I was extremely lucky to be invited to an Indian wedding once, which was an experience I will cherish. My wife comes to events that she would never have dreamt of had she not met me and likewise. We both enjoy music, but with slightly different tastes, food and our company together. I enjoy cooking and because of my travels, I think that the various cultures and countries have broadened my and therefore my wife’s, tastes and understandings. Again, the local pubs and restaurants help enhance people experiences of the different foods, and may even encourage some people to want to travel or be inspired to research a different culture or Ethnic group. I think people are accepting of what each group can offer the other. There is a realisation that each
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