Participatory Approaches in Public Health Specialization
Applying Participatory Approaches in Public Health. Evaluate different participatory tools, critique the role of social-cultural factors in health contexts, and design an approach to public health challenges which is participatory in nature.
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About this Specialization
Applied Learning Project
Learners will develop a proposal for a Participatory Action Research (PAR) project, conduct a stakeholder analysis, provide a rationale of why some voices can be left out, and engage in a test which assesses their comprehension of public involvement in research.
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