2014-2015 Walden University Catalog (March 2015) 
    
    Dec 10, 2022  
2014-2015 Walden University Catalog (March 2015) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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HUMN 6130 - Communications, Marketing, and Public Relations for Public Health Leaders


(5 cr.) In this course, students are provided with 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. 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.



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