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380.662.01 CRITIQUING THE RESEARCH LITERATURE IN MATERNAL, NEONATAL, AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH

Term: 2nd term
Credits: 4 credits
Contact: Donna Strobino
Academic Year: 2012 - 2013
Course Instructor:
Description:

Discusses the sources of data and analytic and conceptual basis for methodological approaches to the study of maternal, neonatal, and reproductive health. Critically evaluates selected research articles in maternal, neonatal, and reproductive health.

Learning Objective(s):
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
describe sources for studying maternal, neonatal, and reproductive health,
describe the analytic and conceptual basis of various methodological approaches for studying maternal, newborn, and reproductive health,
critically evaluate specific research on maternal, newborn, and reproductive health,
critique research on Maternal and Child Health and Reproductive Health in general,

Methods of Assessment: Student evaluation based on oral presentations and written summaries and critiques of research articles and class participation.
Location: East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • Tuesday 8:30 - 10:20
  • Thursday 8:30 - 10:20
Enrollment Minimum: 8
Enrollment Maximum: 20
Instructor Consent: No consent required
Auditors Allowed: No
Grading Restriction: Letter Grade or Pass/Fail