Description
PUBLIC HEALTH COMMUNICATIONS
This course provides hands-on training in the principles and practice of effective communication. The emphasis is on the types of communication used by public health professionals. Students will briefly cover fundamental principles of communication theory, learn to critically analyze examples of communication, and then have the opportunity to practice applying those principles to a wide variety of different types of communication, including health promotion, routine business communication, and scientific communication. Multiple media types will be discussed, including print, web, and video.
Details
Grading Basis
Grad Letter Grade
Units
2
Component
Seminar - Required
Offering
Course
PUBHLT 2034
Academic Group
Grad School of Public Health
Academic Organization
Office of the Dean, GSPH
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Enrollment Requirements
PLAN: All Public Health MPH plans
Typically Offered
Fall, Spring, Summer