PRVM 877. Health Communication. 3 Hours.

This course is focused on community health education and promotion, especially designing and evaluating health communication programs for populations with shared risks, exposures or behaviors. Ways in which the general public receives and assigns meaning to health messages will be reviewed. The strengths and weaknesses of specific health communication initiatives will be analyzed in terms of theoretical constructs, costs and outcomes. Students apply public health principles by designing a substantive health communication piece or educational material. Prerequisite: PRVM 800: Principles of Epidemiology and PRVM 818: Social and Behavioral Aspects of Public Health. Permission of instructor may be granted in lieu of these prerequisites. LEC.

Master of Science in Health Informatics

http://catalog.ku.edu/nursing/ms-health-informatics/

...Public Health 3 PRVM 875 Management of Public Health Data 3 PRVM 877 Health Communication...

Master of Public Health

http://catalog.ku.edu/medicine/preventive-medicine-public-health/mph/

...Public Health 3 PRVM 849 Qualitative Methods in Public Health 3 PRVM 877 Health Communication...