HSH745 - Health Program Evaluation

Year: 2019 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), CBD*, Cloud (online)

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value:






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Scheduled learning activities - campus

Campus: 1 x 2 hour seminar per week

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Cloud (Online): Online independent and collaborative learning activities including a scheduled online workshop per week of up to 2 hours’ duration


*CBD refers to Institute of Koorie Education – Community Based Delivery


This unit focuses on evaluation theory, frameworks, designs, approaches, and practical data collection and analysis methods applicable to the evaluation of health programs. The unit also incorporates the communication skills required to successfully engage, negotiate, inform and report to various stakeholders as required through the lifecycle of an evaluation study. Students will be guided to make appropriate evaluation choices suited to a range of scenarios. Students will have the opportunity to apply their new evaluation knowledge and skills in a series of hands-on exercises based on real world case studies from local and global contexts.


Assessment task 1: Individual report (1500 words) 30%

Assessment task 2: Cloud participation and discussion 20%

Assessment task 3: Individual written assignment (2000 words) 50%

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