Using a sociological perspective, discuss how the pandemic has impacted the health and/or day-to-day lives of a patient group of your choice (e.g. pregnant women, people experiencing domestic violence, people with eating disorders, people from socio-economically deprived conditions etc.).
Essays should be 1500 words.
Reference 5-7 academic sources (journal articles and/or books) and as many media sources as you want.
We would encourage you to draw on the published work of Sociologists/Nurse Sociologists where appropriate, for example Goffman if you are talking about stigma, C. Wright Mills if talking about the Sociological Imagination, Foucault if talking about Power, Bourdieu if talking about symbolic violence.
Include the assignment cover sheet and declaration
Include a Table of Contents
Include page numbers
Use subheadings to title paragraphs
Try to critically discuss, rather than just describe. Compare and contrast sources and opinions if you can.