Skip to Main Content

PUBH.3011: Program Planning in Health Promotion

Off-Campus Access

You will need to be logged in to the UML Library to access some of the material in this guide. If you are logged in to your UML email you are logged in to the library. You may get an additional authentication phone call from Duo. This is routine. 

If prompted, enter your UML email credentials. If you still have trouble, clear the cache on your device. Email not working? Troubleshoot from here.

people excersizing
Aerobics Class. Photo by Bill Branson                                   PD
Released by National Cancer Institute

Welcome to Program Planning in Health Promotion

This course is the first of a two course series designed to introduce undergraduate public health students studying Community Health and Health Promotion to the concepts and principles underlying the planning principles geared toward promoting health and preventing disease in a variety of settings.

You will learn the fundamentals of the first three stages of program planning—needs assessment, setting goals and objectives, and program development.

Required Text

Hayden, J. (2022) Introduction to Public Health Program Planning. Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning.