Catalogue 2020 - 2021

OTD 630 Leadership: Needs Assessment and Program Development

Credits

2 crs.

Prerequisite

Summer 1 OTD 530, OTD 534, OTD 536, & OTD 538

Course Description

This course focuses on the sequence of actions necessary to conduct a needs assessment and develop an evidence-based program to address the identified needs. Students will examine theoretical models of community based practice and health promotion; conduct a critical analysis of program strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats; research and identify available grant funding options for program development; and learn strategies for grant writing.

This course supports OTD 632 Doctoral Experiential 1: Needs Assessment.


Fee