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Intermediate Level

Approx. 8 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

Learner Career Outcomes

33%

started a new career after completing these courses

50%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

33%

got a pay increase or promotion

Shareable Certificate

Earn a Certificate upon completion

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Intermediate Level

Approx. 8 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Setting the Stage: Refugees, Displaced Persons, Conflict, and Complex Emergencies

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 36 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
What are CHEs/Top Priorities12m
Major Actors8m
Data Collection in Emergencies11m
Overview/Summary1m
2 readings
Getting Started10m
Readings & Resources45m
1 practice exercise
MODULE 1 Quiz30m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Healthcare in the Emergency Phase

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 44 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
5 videos
Reproductive Health8m
Food and Nutrition10m
Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene14m
Overview/Summary1m
1 reading
Readings and Resources45m
1 practice exercise
MODULE 2 QUIZ30m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Disease Control

2 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 64 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
8 videos
Vaccine Preventable Diseases / Measles10m
Malaria Control8m
Infectious Disease Emergency Response8m
Communicable Diseases - Acute Respiratory Infections10m
Non-Communicable Diseases8m
Overview/Summary1m
Supplementary: Diarrheal Diseases: A true life example from Haiti, 204m
1 reading
Readings and Resources45m
1 practice exercise
MODULE 3 QUIZ30m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Program Management

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 42 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
5 videos
Logistics Part I9m
Logistics, Part II8m
Mental Health Aid Workers7m
Wrap Up3m
1 reading
Readings and Resources45m
1 practice exercise
MODULE 4 QUIZ30m

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