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À propos du cours

This course, Public Health in Humanitarian Crises 1, introduces discussions about the public health approach to problems experienced by people affected by disasters, both natural and related to conflict. The course discusses the many changes which occur in people’s lives when they are uprooted by a disaster, ranging from changes in disease patterns, access to health care, livelihoods, shelter, sanitary conditions, nutritional status, etceteras. We will explore what humanitarian interventions could look like if we want to mitigate the effects of disasters. The course content is a mix of theoretical knowledge and many practical examples from recent disasters. We think this course is unique because it contains so many practical ‘real-life’ examples and is taught by instructors and guest lecturers who together have over 200 years of experience in this field. The course consists of 10 modules totaling approximately 9-10 hours of delivered content with an additional 2-3 hours of self-work (quizzes and writing and evaluating a short peer-review assignment) as well as lively discussions forums. The course has been designed in a way that each module builds on the lessons of previous modules. However, you may do the modules in any order and some can be done separately. You do not have to pay for this course if you choose to enroll without a certificate. Sometimes referred to as auditing, enrolling without a certificate means that you will have access to all of the videos, quizzes, assignments, and discussions. The only difference is that you will not receive a certificate upon completion. Click the Enroll Without a Certificate link to sign up and begin the course. Even if you enroll in a session that has yet to begin, you may access most of the course materials right away by clicking the Preview Course Materials link. However, you will have to wait for the session to begin before posting your comments on the discussion forum or accessing the final peer-reviewed assessment. Visit the Learner Help Center for details about session schedules. If you want to learn more, there is a second course which follows this one entitled, Public Health in Humanitarian Crises 2. We welcome you to take this. The course has a similar set-up and discusses additional topics, such as infectious disease outbreaks, disease epidemiology, maternal and newborn health, mental health, humanitarian project design, humanitarian principles, and many other topics....

Meilleurs avis

5 févr. 2020

It was a totally new domain for me to learn, Very informative and very very well articulated. Even a person like me who knew almost nothing about it, is now interested in working in it. Thanks a lot.

27 avr. 2020

I have earned very good and valuable knowledge that refresh and improved my career level one step forward,\n\nthank you very much for every single one how worked hard to produce this great course.

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par Mulki M M

19 août 2020

The only course I completed fully

par Akodjoua E B

9 déc. 2017

very helpful and important course

par Etel G F

22 juil. 2020

Super course . Very well done!

par Paul S

29 juin 2017

I'm impressed, but I'm biased!

par Rajan G

13 juin 2019

amazingly awesome course!

par Ayub M

22 oct. 2020

Informative coursework

par Ayobami S Y

10 oct. 2018

Designed for learning!

par shibu t

13 mai 2019

Its was great course

par Deleted A

6 août 2020

Outstanding course!

par Lorena C A

7 oct. 2020

Perfect! Loved it!


10 sept. 2020

quite informative

par Johanna B

9 juin 2020

Excellent course!

par Diani C

27 mai 2019

Util, interesante

par brian n

18 janv. 2019

Very good Caurse

par Fernando G

2 août 2020


par Yolanda L B

13 déc. 2017

A great course!

par Victor R D V G

23 juin 2020


par Fokrul I

10 mai 2020

Best rated

par Rachael M

14 mai 2019


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3 déc. 2018


par Besong E O C

11 août 2017


par Sara M V

14 août 2020



5 avr. 2018

Nice one

par Mona A A

13 juil. 2020


par Lavinia B

15 juin 2020