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Public health in community settings: An introduction
This free course, Public health in community settings: An introduction, introduces you to some key aspects of community-level engagement, in particular how to get to know the locality in which you want to work and how you might work in partnership with local people. In doing so, it gives you a sense of the nature and approach of community-based public health work.
Course learning outcomes
After studying this course, you should be able to:
- demonstrate knowledge and understanding of factors to consider when planning to research a chosen community
- demonstrate knowledge and understanding of approaches that will facilitate engagement at community level
- demonstrate knowledge and understanding of skillls required to work constructively with communities.
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- Learning outcomes
- 1 Working with a community development approach: planning and negotiating entry into a community
- 2 Working with a community development approach: engaging with communities
- 3 Reflecting on skills for community work
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