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Knowing What Works - Evaluation for Public Health

Undergraduate | UAD-PUB2591OUA | 2024

Study method
100% online
100% online
Enrol by
12 May 2024
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks
Start dates
20 May 2024

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Knowing What Works - Evaluation for Public Health

About this subject

  • On successful completion of this course students will be able to:

    1. Explain major evaluation approaches and their limitations for a range of health interventions.  
    2. Demonstrate professional self-awareness required for evaluation in practice.  
    3. Apply basic health economic concepts to health economic evaluations.   
    4. Identify data sources, data collection and data analysis processes commonly used in evaluation.  
    5. Design a basic evaluation plan for a health intervention, demonstrating awareness of conceptual and practical issues.  

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • UAD-HSM-DEG-2024 - Bachelor of Health Service Management

Additional requirements

  • Equipment requirements - Headphones or speakers (required to listen to lectures and other media). Headset, including microphone (highly recommended). Webcam (may be required for participation in virtual classrooms and/or presentations).
  • Software requirements - It is essential for students to have reliable internet access in order to participate in and complete your units. MyUni is the University of Adelaide's online learning environment. MyUni provides access to various features including announcements, course materials, discussion boards and assessments.
  • Other requirements - There is no set textbook for this course. All resources, including links to journal articles and reading lists, will be disseminated via MyUni.

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Bachelor of Health Service Management

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