HD 6580

HD 6580

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

This course will explore the principles and current state of the field known as translational research.  In short, translational research is concerned with the application of research-based knowledge or evidence to the development and dissemination of programs, practices, and policies.  This course is particularly focused on social and health-related programs and policies.

When Offered Spring.

Permission Note Enrollment limited to: CIPA and graduate students. Enrollment preference given to: students in public health majors. 
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite/Corequisite: CIPA students who did not pass the English Language Assessment offered by CIPA during orientation are required to take PADM 5051, PADM 5053, or PADM 5055. Recommended prerequisite: introductory statistics and research methods.

Comments This course is reading and writing-intensive.

Outcomes
  • Learn how to translate ideas effectively across disciplinary contexts.
  • Learn concepts and methods to translate research knowledge into practice, programs, or policy.
  • Learn to think critically about the research and policy literatures.
  • Achieve quantitative literacy with regard to various methodologies related to research utilization and the evaluation and dissemination of programs.
  • Learn writing and communication skills.
  • Further develop interpersonal skills related to class participation and team projects.
  • Develop increased sensitivity to issues related to the conduct of research in diverse community-based settings.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PADM 5380

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 13681HD 6580  LEC 001