Fieldwork: 291 Series
All students are required to complete the Fieldwork Course Series totaling 5 units:
Guidance for the fieldwork practicum. Emphasis is on preparation for fieldwork including (1) self-analysis of strengths, competencies, and professional development plans: (2) developing professional fieldwork objectives and (3) reviewing key concepts from health education core courses.
Application of theory and skills in a health care organization, community, or worksite setting under the direction of a health education mentor. Planning, developing, implementing and/or evaluating community health education programs or research. Students complete 400 hours, full-time or part-time.
Critical reflection and synthesis of fieldwork experience, including lessons learned, organizational analysis, and professional self-assessment.