Assessment + Planning for Community Development
ABOUT THIS COURSE
Discover principles and practices for conducting effective community development program evaluation. You’ll learn to measure variables, report evaluation findings and apply relevant results. You’ll also examine the relationships between policy, planning and evaluation.
October 24 – December 18, 2022
What you’ll learn:
- Understand the basic principles of assessment and evaluation.
- Explore various types of measures and understand their application.
- Review the basic components of evaluation reports.
- Develop a plan for evaluating a community development program.
EARN THE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CERTIFICATE
This course is one of three courses in the Community Development Certificate series. By completing this and the other two courses in this series with a demonstrated 80% proficiency, you are eligible to apply your Certificate of Completion for 3 academic credits in a graduate degree at Crown College.
Linfield, K. J. (2019). Program evaluation: Methods and case studies (9th ed.). Upper Saddle River, N.J.: Prentice Hall. [ISBN 978-1138103962]
Kindle and paperback versions of the text are available through Amazon.
Additional readings are provided in the course.