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380.612.01 APPLICATIONS IN PROGRAM MONITORING AND EVALUATION

Term: 4th term
Credits: 4 credits
Academic Year: 2012 - 2013
Course Instructor:
Description:

Students learn and practice the skills to conduct evaluations of local and international public health interventions. Emphasizes scientifically rigorous evaluations whose results are useful to program stakeholders and are actually applied to improve interventions.

Learning Objective(s):
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
Work with program stakeholders to identify the intended use and intended users of the evaluation
Develop a conceptual framework for the evaluation that guides the development of evaluation questions
Select appropriate study designs to match the evaluation questions and the political and logistic feasibility of conducting research
Develop measurable indicators
Write an evaluation grant proposal and to develop a budget for an evaluation

Methods of Assessment: Student evaluation is based on completion of three case studies and class participation.
Location: East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • Wednesday 1:30 - 3:20
  • Friday 1:30 - 3:20
Enrollment Minimum: 10
Instructor Consent: No consent required
Prerequisite:

380.611

Auditors Allowed: Yes, with instructor consent
Grading Restriction: Letter Grade or Pass/Fail