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410.866.01 CAREERS IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND HEALTH PROMOTION

Term: 2nd term
Credits: 1 credits
Contact: Eileen McDonald
Academic Year: 2013 - 2014
Course Instructor:
Description:

Introduces a variety of settings in which health education, promotion, and communication work takes place, including but not limited to local, state, and federal government agencies, voluntary health agencies, educational institutions, and consulting firms. Describes health education, promotion, and communication projects, programs, and campaigns covering a wide array of health topics.

Learning Objective(s):
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
provide examples of different types of work settings where health educators are employed
identify the breadth and depth of job skills needed by health educators in the current market place

Methods of Assessment: Evaluation based on class participation and a written assignment.
Location: East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • Wednesday 12:00 - 1:20
Enrollment Minimum: 10
Enrollment Restriction: Restricted to MSPH students in HBS
Instructor Consent: No consent required
Auditors Allowed: No
Grading Restriction: Pass/Fail