PHC6313 Competencies

Relation to Program and Learning Outcomes

Competencies primarily gained in this course:

1. Monitor health status to identify and solve community health problems

2. Diagnose and investigate health problems and health hazards in the community using an ecological framework

3. Inform, educate, and empower people about health issues

4. Use laws and regulations that protect health and ensure safety

5. Communicate effectively with constituencies in oral and written forms

Competencies reinforced in this course:

1. Mobilize community partnerships and action to identify and solve health problems

2. Develop policies and plans that support individual and community health efforts

3. Evaluate effectiveness, accessibility, and quality of personal and population-based health services

4. Conduct research for new insights and innovative solutions to health problems