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Beginner Level
Approx. 16 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Getting Started

3 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 116 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
8 videos
Lecture 1A: Principles of Learning, Part 115m
Lecture 1B: Principles of Learning, Part 217m
Lecture 1C: Adult Education Approaches11m
Lecture 2A: Overview11m
Lecture 2B: Approaching the Health Service26m
Lecture 2C: Approaching the Community10m
Lecture 2D: Approaching the Community: Gaining Support for Volunteer Efforts16m
4 readings
Syllabus10m
Foundations of Global Health Specialization10m
Suggested Readings10m
Course Project10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 1 (Covers Lectures 1-2)30m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Diagnosing Needs and Identifying Objectives

3 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 97 min)
6 videos
Lecture 3B: Documents and Interviews21m
Lecture 3C: Observation of Performance12m
Lecture 3D: Training Needs to Deliver a Basic Package of Services17m
Lecture 4A: Content and Objectives13m
Lecture 4B: SMART Objectives19m
1 practice exercise
Week 2 Quiz (Covers lectures 3-4)30m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Selecting Training Methods, Materials, and Resources

2 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 95 min)
7 videos
Lecture 5B: Sample Methods for Learning about Educating Villagers12m
Lecture 5C: Sample Methods for Learning about a Census12m
Lecture 6A: Training Logistics14m
Lecture 6B: Matching Materials with Methods9m
Lecture 6C: Developing and Using Educational Materials/Aids9m
Lecture 6D: A Simple Training Guide17m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 3 (Covers Lectures 5-6)30m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Monitoring Implementation

3 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 63 min)
5 videos
Lecture 7B: Monitoring Content and Process12m
Lecture 8A: Sample Community Volunteer Session on Malaria Case Management10m
Lecture 8B: Sample Community Volunteer Session on Malaria Case Management10m
Lecture 8C: Sample Community Volunteer Session on Malaria Case Management11m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 4 (Covers Lectures 7-8)30m

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