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220.842.01 Doctoral Independent Goals Analysis International Health

Department:
International Health
Term:
2nd term
Credits:
1 credits
Academic Year:
2019 - 2020
Location:
East Baltimore
Auditors Allowed:
No
Grading Restriction:
Pass/Fail
Contact:
Cristina salazar
Resources:
Description:

Develop a doctoral academic plan through discussions with faculty advisor resulting in the development of a written document called the Individual Development Plan. Review course tracking sheet based on skills and methods student plans to learn. The IDP is a living document that is part of the student's self-assessment and departmental annual review. Supports the student's successful performance in the program and prepares students for their intended future career.

Learning Objectives:

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

  1. Assess current skills, interests, and strengths
  2. Develop skills to meet academic and professional goals
  3. Communicate and collaborate with supervisors, advisors, potential employers, and mentors about evolving goals and related skills
  4. Receive written feedback from the International Health department on the student's academic progress
Methods of Assessment:

Participation - 20%
IDP - 80%

Enrollment Restriction:

Only PhD and postdoctoral students in International Health

Instructor Consent:

No consent required

Special Comments:

Student registers for one credit with their academic advisor (or if postdoc, with faculty mentor) every year.