Health Professions Education

Graduate Certificate in Health Professions Education

Certificate Code - CG34

"Orientation to HPE" Module - To be completed before or during first semester
Professional Development Plan - To be posed on the Health Sciences program portfolio site during the first course
HPE Core Content
Must maintain a 3.0 GPA for all coursework
EDP 600Educational Psychology3
EDP 640Instructional Design3
EDP 612Introduction to Research3
EDP 617Program Evaluation3
Total Hours12

Certificate Learning Outcomes

Health Professions Education

Upon completion of the certificate, students should be able to:

  • Use a systematic process to conduct a needs assessment of learners in healthcare education, design educational interventions and materials, integrate emerging technologies.
  • Design face-to-face, blended, and online learning environments incorporating research-based learning principles that address teaching and assessment decisions.
  • Evaluate the efficiency, effectiveness, and appeal of healthcare learning environments.
  • Design studies and disseminate impacts of designed learning environments to prepare healthcare professionals to translate skills and knowledge for benefit of patient care and healthcare systems.
  • Develop an educational intervention plan for a healthcare environment.