Welcome to the CoursePlus Web site for COMMUNICATION NETWORK ANALYSIS IN PUBLIC HEALTH PROGRAMS (410.733.01), a course offered by the Department of Health Behavior and Society at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Introduces the theory and method of network analysis, its application to public health, emphasizing the dissemination of public health information and the transmission of disease, and the influence of networks on health-related behavior.
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
- Define essential terms related to social network concepts and analytic approaches
- Describe methods for measuring the properties of social networks
- Interpret books and articles that incorporate social network terminology, concepts, and analytic approaches
- Apply social network concepts and analytic approaches in their own research
Tue Thu 10:30 AM to 11:50 AM
Grading Policy: Student evaluation based on four problem sets and class participation.
Grading Restrictions: Letter grade