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410.642.11 TOBACCO CONTROL LEADERSHIP

Department:
Health Behavior and Society
Term:
Summer Inst. term
Credits:
2 credits
Academic Year:
2011 - 2012
Location:
East Baltimore
Dates:
Fri 06/17/2011 - Fri 06/24/2011
Class Times:
June 17 and June 22, 23, 24, 2011
  • Friday,  9:00 - 11:50am
  • W Th F,  9:00 - 11:50am

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Auditors Allowed:
Yes, with instructor consent
Grading Restriction:
Letter Grade or Pass/Fail
Contact:
Tamplin, Stephen
Course Instructor:
Frequency Schedule:
One Year Only
Description:

Through lectures, discussion, and exercises, students develop an understanding of the role of the tobacco control leader in policy development and implementation, and the essential knowledge and skills this role requires. Provides a framework for understanding the process of working effectively with and leading others. Emphasizes the role of the leader in leading change and developing a vision for the future of tobacco control.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

  1. Assess and influence tobacco control policy development and implementation issues
  2. Lead and coordinate the efforts of an interdisciplinary team in identifying and applying best practices in tobacco control
  3. Adapt and apply diverse leadership styles to complex public health problem-solving situations
  4. Develop leadership capacity in others
Methods of Assessment:

Short paper

Instructor Consent:

No consent required