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Term: Summer Inst. term
Credits: 2 credits
Contact: Carolyn Fowler
Academic Year: 2013 - 2014
Course Instructor:

Broadens, advances, and challenges existing skills and knowledge of injury prevention students and/or multi-disciplined injury prevention practitioners. Elaborates on the National Core Competencies for Injury and Violence Prevention. In addition to interactive lecture, students are given as many opportunities as possible, within the constraints of the 2-day training, to practice skills through practical application sessions for a facilitated hands-on, skills-development experience. Each offering highlights at least one competency in depth.

Learning Objective(s):

Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to develop intermediate to advanced skills for application in developing, implementing, and/or evaluating injury prevention programs, and policies; and/or translating injury prevention science into programs and policies.

Methods of Assessment: Students are evaluated based on participation in hands-on training sessions and final paper.
Location: East Baltimore
Enrollment Minimum: 10
Instructor Consent: No consent required

Recommended prerequisite: Principles and Practice of Injury Prevention 305.670.11 and/or an introductory graduate level course in Injury Prevention

Auditors Allowed: Yes, with instructor consent
Grading Restriction: Pass/Fail
Special Comments: This course is offered at the Tremont Grand Hotel as part of the Summer Injury Institute. For more information, go to