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In this section you can look at resources categorised by discipline. The latest resources are shown below, or you can go straight to the History, Geography or Modern Studies pages to see all resources for that discipline.
All History Resources
School engagement lesson focused on soldier's health and medicine in the 20th century
In 1868 local printed and photographer Thomas Annan was commissioned by The City of Glasgow Improvement Trust to take pictures of some of the slum areas prior to demolition. This is claimed to be one of the first times photography was used as documentary evidence and his striking images illustrate glasgow for the poorest classes as it was in incredible detail!
In 2017 Glasgow City Heritage Trust ran a series of lectures and engagement events focused on the health of Glasgow over the last 200 years. One of these events included talks from colleagues from the University of Strathclyde and the Glasgow School of Art.
Follow the link to find out more about this engagement project and a host of historical resources.
Resources and personal testimony focused on the design and presenting of the Body Snatching Lesson for the Curriculum for Excellence Resource - History & Healthcare school program.
Resources and personal testimony focused on the design and presenting of the Dangerous Drugs Lesson for the Curriculum for Excellence Resource - History & Healthcare school program.
All Geography Resources
A map showing recent cholera outbreaks in Haiti.
Photo PowerPoint and activities on the cholera outbreak in Haiti in 2010.
Interactive website contains activities, resources and information on life in Africa for children.
Oxfam Public Health staff in Artibonite talk about their work in the cholera programme; in particular teaching families how to use aquatabs so that they are protected against the disease, and their role in checking that people are using enough.
All Modern Studies Resources
Article by Michael Mosley on the impact of warfare on the development of modern medicine. This focuses specifically on a hospital at Camp Bastion in Afghanistan, a unit at the forefront of the development of trauma surgery. A video depicts the work of the British and American surgeons who work here and their efforts to treat battle casualties.
Julie Schindall, media officer in Haiti, discusses Oxfam's public health work in response to the Cholera outbreak in Haiti.
UNICEF correspondent Chris Niles reports on the increasingly severe cholera epidemic sweeping Haiti.