Foundations of Program Evaluation

Subject: 
Health Studies (HLTH)
Catalog number: 
614
Unit weight: 
0.50
Meet type: 
LEC
Grading basis: 
NUM
Cross-listing(s): 
N/A
Requisites: 
SPHHS Grad Students OnlyAlso offered Online
Description: 
This course covers methods and applications of intervention evaluation in public health, as a means to ensure the effectiveness, accountability and continuous improvement of public health interventions. Basic evaluation models and concepts of evaluation design are provided as an introduction, including the relationship between intervention planning (organization and program planning) and evaluation. Both qualitative and quantitative methodological approaches are presented. Case examples are used to illustrate methodological, political and ethical challenges of program evaluation in the public health context.
Topic titles: 
N/A
Faculty: 
Applied Health Sciences (AHS)
Academic level: 
GRD
Course ID: 
012532