Health Program Evaluation

10 Units

This course provides you with an understanding of the need for evaluation of health interventions,the different types of evaluations and skills in determining whether interventions are effective in achieving their stated goals.

Faculty Faculty of Health and Medicine
School School of Medicine and Public Health
Availability Semester 2 - 2014 (WebLearn GradSchool)

Previously offered in 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009


At the end of this course you should be able to determine the need for evaluation and develop goals, design an evaluation program and carry out the evaluation including pre-testing and data


Content addresses program goals and objectives; outcome, impact and process evaluation; evaluation designs, including experimental and quasi-experimental designs; qualitative and quantitative data collection techniques; instrument design, reliability and validity: pre-testing of health materials; an introduction to economic evaluation; practical implementation of an evaluation; collation, reporting and dissemination of results.

Replacing Course(s) HPRO6760 Health Promotion Program Evaluation. If you have completed HPRO6760 you cannot enrol in this course
Transition Not applicable
Industrial Experience 0
Assumed Knowledge Nil
Modes of Delivery Distance Learning : IT Based
Distance Learning : Paper Based
Teaching Methods Email Discussion Group
Assessment Items
  • Essays / Written Assignments -
Contact Hours
  • Email Discussion Group: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Compulsory Components None listed
Course Materials None listed
Timetable 2014 Course Timetables for HPRO6900

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