92577 Health Project and Program Management and Evaluation6cp; 3hpw, with online activities and distributed learning
Requisite(s): ( 48 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10360 Bachelor of Health Science OR (92574 Introduction to Public Health AND 92566 Introduction to Health Care Systems AND 92571 Principles of Primary Health Care))
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses. See access conditions.
This subject provides a critical understanding and overview of the management and evaluation process in health projects and programs. Students develop an understanding of the coordinated management of projects and programs as well as methods to effectively monitor and evaluate interventions delivering health benefits in a variety of community and public health settings.
An overview of different evaluation approaches and frameworks to guide effective management and evaluation is provided enabling students to critically analyse the performance of public health projects and programs. A health systems approach is taken to understanding program management, and evaluation issues of performance and sustainability are considered in national, international and Indigenous health contexts.
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