Practicum Orientation and Training Materials

Orientation

Complete this Practicum Orientation prior to starting a learning contract for your practicum. 

This orientation explains the purpose and goals of a practicum.  It provides information to help you plan your program, complete a learning contract, and register for the practicum course.



Practicum Presentations 

Introduction to Practicum: This brief introduction, intended for new students, discusses the basic requirements for a practicum.

International Practicum: This slide set explains the approval processes for an international practicum.

How to Write Practicum Learning Objectives (April 3, 2018):  This presentation describes an approach to writing learning objectives for practicum. See also the learning objectives worksheet, examples, and CEPH Competencies under "Other Training Materials" below.



Other Training Materials

Final Products: This list provides ideas for a final practicum product.

How to Write Practicum Learning Objectives Worksheet: This worksheet and guide describes an approach to writing learning objectives for  practicum. 

Practicum Learning Objectives-Examples: This document is a companion to the "How to Write Practicum Learning Objectives" presentation and worksheet above.  

CEPH Competencies-MPH: A list of the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) Foundational Competencies for the MPH degree plan.

CEPH Competencies-DrPH: A list of the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) Foundational Competencies for the DrPH degree plan.

Practicum Guide for Preceptors: A short, printable guide for preceptors (updated for the summer 2018 semester).