Health Program Planning and Evaluation (10454.1)
|Level:||Level 3 - Undergraduate Advanced Unit|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Health|
|Discipline:||Discipline of Public Health|
UC - Canberra, Bruce
Year Teaching Period Convener Mode of Delivery 2020 Semester 1 APRF Margaret CARGO (Ph: +61 2 62068530 ) INTERNPLCE 2021 Semester 1 PROF Shawn SOMERSET (Ph: +61 2 62015380 ) INTERNPLCE
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This unit will provide an overview of program planning and evaluation. Topics include needs assessment, program development, stakeholder engagement, logic models, ecological program design, evaluation design, basics of program management. A work integrated learning placement provides practical application of program planning and evaluation principles.
On completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Understand the principles of program planning and evaluation;
2. Design an evidence-based program;
3. Select appropriate evaluation strategies;
4. Apply practical tools and methods in the design, management and evaluation of programs; and
5. Design and implement a project during a work placement, review its outcomes and reflect on the learning achieved.
Four to eight hours per week, comprising lectures, tutorials and placement-related work.
Must have completed 24 credits in a Public Health, Human Nutrition or Health Science Degree, or equivalent.
8577 Health Program Planning and Development