2014-2015 Walden University Catalog (December 2014) 
    
    Feb 20, 2020  
2014-2015 Walden University Catalog (December 2014) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PUBH 8130 - Communications, Marketing, and Public Relations for Public Health Leaders♦


(5 cr.) An overview of marketing and public relations principles as they relate to public health, highlighting theoretical concepts that are commonly used in health communications research, is provided to students in this course. Topics include using social marketing techniques, promoting health literacy, developing community partnerships, and creating culturally sensitive and appropriate promotional materials. Students focus on using social media to identify and advance public health interests and ethical principles. Through case studies, students examine how they can use marketing practices to translate health research into social action and behavioral change.
♦ Students may take this as a non-degree course, which means they do not have to be enrolled in a program. Contact an Enrollment Advisor [1-866-492-5336 (U.S.);1-443-627-7222 (toll)] for more information.



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