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223.802.01 Global Disease Epidemiology and Control Program Seminar 2

Department:
International Health
Term:
2nd term
Credits:
1 credits
Academic Year:
2019 - 2020
Location:
East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • Monday,  12:00 - 1:20pm
Auditors Allowed:
No
Grading Restriction:
Pass/Fail
Contact:
Yinonyvonne Tam
Course Instructor s:
Resources:
Prerequisite:

223.861

Description:

Introduces students to skills and resources for career development within the field of international health. Provides an opportunity for students to focus in on these skills such as giving presentations, tailoring their resume to a public health audience and developing their publication profile. Prepares students for the practicum application process.

Learning Objectives:

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

  1. Develop and deliver an audience appropriate oral presentation on a public health topic
  2. Create a public health professional resume suitable for practicum and job searching
  3. Compare and contrast various forms of communication methods for consumption by participants, policy makers and/or broader public
  4. Discuss authorship of scientific and non-scientific publications in academic and non-academic setting in relation to personal research and writing contributions
Methods of Assessment:

Student presentations 60%
Homework 20%
Class participation 20%

Enrollment Restriction:

Limited to GDEC MSPH students

Instructor Consent:

Consent required for all students

Consent Note:

Consent required for all students

For consent, contact:

yvonneyotam@jhu.edu

Special Comments:

Limited to GDEC MSPH students