Health Promotion Program Evaluation

Course code HPRO6760Units 10Level 6000Faculty of Health and MedicineSchool of Medicine and Public Health

This course provides students with an understanding of the need for evaluation of health promotion interventions, and skills in determining whether interventions are effective in achieving their stated goals.

Not available in 2015

ObjectivesAt the end of this course students should be able to determine the need for evaluation and develop goals, design an evaluation program, carry out the evaluation including pre-testing and data collection, and collate, report, and disseminate evaluation results.
ContentContent addresses program goals and objectives; outcome, impact and process evaluation; evaluation designs, including experimental and quasi-experimental designs; qualitative and quantitative data collection techniques; instrument design, reliability and validity: pre-testing of health promotion materials; an introduction to economic evaluation; practical implementation of an evaluation; collation, reporting and dissemination of results.
Replacing Course(s)N/A
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeN/A
Modes of DeliveryDistance Learning : IT Based
External Mode
Teaching MethodsEmail Discussion Group
Self Directed Learning
Assessment Items
Essays / Written Assignments
Contact HoursEmail Discussion Group: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term