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TERKAN12 Evaluation Research 3 op
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Degree Programme in Health Sciences
Person in charge
Announced in the teaching schedule
Corresponding course units in the curriculum
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Curricula 2012 – 2015
TERKAN12 Evaluation Research 5 ECTS

Learning outcomes

After completing the course the student
? is familiar with concepts and methods of evaluation research
? knows the main approaches in evaluation of public health programmes and interventions and knows principles of economic evaluation
? knows how to choose and implement optimal methods for evaluation of a given programme to promote population and community health


? concepts and methods of evaluation
? main evaluation approaches in public health and health promotion
? economic evaluation as a special form of evaluation

Teaching methods

Classroom work

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in course work 
In English
Further information 
  • participation in lectures
  • written exam

Evaluation and evaluation criteria

Numeric 1-5.
exam 1-5, group work passed/failed

Study materials

Nutbeam D., Bauman A. Evaluation in a nutshell. A practical guide to the evaluation of health promotion programs (2010 or more recent).

Øvretveiw J. Evaluationg improvement and implementation for health (2014).

Further information

Organized every second year. In the Academic Year 2016-2017 this course is named: Evaluation of Projects and Programmes.

Belongs to following study modules

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