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Learner Reviews & Feedback for Communicating During Global Emergencies by Emory University

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About the Course

In collaboration with the Rollins School of Public Health and the CDC's Division of Global Health Protection, Emergency Response, and Recovery Branch, this course introduces basic concepts and principles of communicating during a global crisis or emergency. It explores why communication during an emergency is different and the importance of adapting emergency messages to the needs of affected populations. Through sample scenarios, you will get the opportunity to identify information needs and develop useful messages using six guiding principles to help you communicate effectively and promote behaviors that reduce health risks during an emergency....

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May 27, 2020

The course was able to provide a simulation on emergency response mechanisms. The reading materials and video lectures provided are engaging and effectively introduces new concepts to a new learner.


Apr 28, 2020

I enjoyed this taking this course and found the information to be useful in any emergency, not just global ones. I have already begun using some the techniques and they have proven to be helpful.

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By Heinz W

Jul 20, 2020

Thanks for providing this really informative course.

By Richard S J

Jul 21, 2020

Great course, especially during the COVID pandemic.

By Eric J O

May 15, 2020

Interactive, results based and Very educational

By daniela p

May 20, 2020

Very relevant content and excellent speakers

By Nuha A

Aug 04, 2020

Very intriguing and totally worth the work!

By وليد ص ا ا

May 03, 2020

Communicating During Global Emergencies

By Wilbert E

May 03, 2020

Important at this time of Chinese virus

By Lucía C M F

Apr 15, 2020

A very useful and well thought course.


May 24, 2020

Essential course. Thanks to COURSERA


Jun 07, 2020

I enjoyed this course very much

By Aashna B

Apr 27, 2020

Very practical and insightful

By Tamta C

Apr 18, 2020

Strongly recommended course!

By Mehreen B

Apr 26, 2020

Really enjoyed this course!

By Angela J R

Jun 25, 2020

Very timely and effective!

By Winston A W

May 04, 2020

Excellent, thank you.

By Puppala A K

Aug 11, 2020

Good course to learn

By Josue D S C

May 02, 2019

fantastic courses

By Priyanka B

Jul 29, 2020


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By Nandivada P E

Jun 21, 2020

Excellent coures

By Ysabella S B P

May 22, 2020

it was amazing!

By Ai-fa S

May 02, 2020

Great course

By Jawad M

Apr 14, 2020

Best Course


Jul 29, 2020

very nice