Health Program Evaluation

Course code HPRO6900Units 10Level 6000Faculty of Health and MedicineSchool of Medicine and Public Health

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

Available in 2014

WebLearn GradSchoolSemester 2
Previously offered in 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009
ObjectivesAt the end of this course you should be able to determine the need for evaluation and develop goals, design an evaluation program and carry out the evaluation including pre-testing and data
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 materials; an introduction to economic evaluation; practical implementation of an evaluation; collation, reporting and dissemination of results.
Replacing Course(s)HPRO6760 Health Promotion Program Evaluation. If you have completed HPRO6760 you cannot enrol in this course
TransitionNot applicable
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeNil
Modes of DeliveryDistance Learning : IT Based
Distance Learning : Paper Based
Teaching MethodsEmail Discussion Group
Assessment Items
Essays / Written Assignments
Contact HoursEmail Discussion Group: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Timetables2014 Course Timetables for HPRO6900