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Term: 1st term
Credits: 2 credits
Contact: Tamplin, Stephen
Academic Year: 2014 - 2015
Course Instructor:

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 Objective(s):
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
Assess and influence tobacco control policy development and implementation issues
Lead and coordinate the efforts of an interdisciplinary team in identifying and applying best practices in tobacco control
Adapt and apply diverse leadership styles to complex public health problem-solving situations
Develop leadership capacity in others

Methods of Assessment: Short paper
Location: East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • Mon 10/06/2014 - Fri 10/10/2014
  • Monday 9:00 - 12:00
  • Tuesday 9:00 - 12:00
  • Wednesday 9:00 - 12:00
  • Thursday 9:00 - 12:00
  • Friday 9:00 - 12:00
Enrollment Minimum: 10
Instructor Consent: No consent required
Auditors Allowed: Yes, with instructor consent
Grading Restriction: Letter Grade or Pass/Fail