The Tools of Public Health Practice
Health Policy and Management
2023 - 2024
Introduction to Online learning
Introduces the core functions of public health and the core competencies for public health professionals. Students assess their strengths, as well as academic and professional goals. Describes each of the core competency areas and encourages development through academic coursework, the public health practicum, and professional development.
Learning ObjectivesUpon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
- Identify the importance of the core functions and public health workforce competencies to address real world public health problems
- Conduct a self-assessment to determine personal strengths and weaknesses and goals for competency development
- Gain a foundation to prepare for your practicum, as well as for your personal career advancement and development
Methods of Assessment
This course is evaluated as follows:
- 50% Participation
- 50% Self-assessments
undergraduate and interdivisional students are not permitted in this section
Students should take this course within their 1st year of the program.