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410.866.01
Careers in Health Education and Health Promotion

Location:
East Baltimore
Term:
2nd term
Department:
Health Behavior and Society
Credits:
1 credits
Academic Year:
2019 - 2020
Class Times:
  • Wednesday,  12:00 - 1:20pm
Auditors Allowed:
No
Grading Restriction:
Pass/Fail
Course Instructor :
Contact:
Eileen McDonald
Resources:
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 Objectives:

Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

  1. Provide examples of different types of work settings where health educators are employed
  2. 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.

Enrollment Restriction:

Restricted to MSPH students in HBS

Instructor Consent:

No consent required