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309.712.81 ASSESSING HEALTH STATUS AND PATIENT OUTCOMES

Description:

Provides an understanding of the conceptual basis for measures of health; some of the common measures, their properties, and strengths and weaknesses; and a framework for judging the appropriateness of a particular measure for students' own work.

Learning Objective(s):
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
describe the current methods of assessing health status
Discuss health status measurement
judge the appropriateness of particular measures for their own or other’s work

Methods of Assessment: short answer quiz; article review paper; and final paper
Location: Internet
Enrollment Minimum: 10
Instructor Consent: No consent required
Prerequisite:

Introduction to Online Learning is required prior to participating in any of the School's Internet-based courses.

Auditors Allowed: No
Grading Restriction: Letter Grade or Pass/Fail