Type: Training Course Date: 23 Oct - 31 Dec 2017 Location: Online event
Registration for the new cohort will open until 30 November 2017. Upon registration, students are allowed to study the course until 31 December 2017 at their own pace.
In this course, participants will receive technical training in research methods and analytical tools to examine and design evidence-based study to address health needs in the context of humanitarian emergencies. The online course covers various research methods used in disaster and humanitarian settings, such as quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods.
Upon completion of the course, students are expected to:
Understanding and knowledge
This online course will be available to anyone around the world. The target audience is individuals studying and working in health, policy, education and humanitarian sectors or postgraduate students of closely-related disciplines. The course requires basic knowledge in research methods.
As part of CCOUC’s knowledge transfer endeavour, this course is offered free of charge. There is limited quota for enrolment on a first-come-first-served basis.
The course involves a total of 7 lessons, 4 short quizzes and one final assessment. Each lesson requires about one to three hours of study. All assessments are in the form of multiple-choice questions to be completed online with unlimited attempts. To progress through the course, students must obtain 80% or above in each short-quiz. Students enrolled in the course may access all learning materials and go through all learning activities online within a maximum period of seven months. Topics covered in the course are as follows:
Students who obtain 60% or above in the final assessment will be issued a printable certificate in recognition of completing the course.
Registration for this free online course is open until 30 November 2017. Students are allowed to study the course until 31 December 2017 at their own pace. To start studying the course now, please visit the course website.
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Event website: http://ccouc.org/disaster-field-research-methods
Short URL: https://www.preventionweb.net/go/55589