2015-2016 Augusta University Graduate and Professional Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]
MPHC 8722 - Internship
All MPH degree candidates in the informatics MPH programs are required to complete 2 credit hours in a summer internship experience. The summer internship is a field experience which integrates professional academic preparation and public health practice. Public health and health informatics knowledge and skills taught in the core and discipline-specific courses are used in an organizational setting under the supervision and guidance of an experienced preceptor. Under the guidance of a preceptor and the primary course instructor, students develop a Work Plan that bridges the students’ career goals with public health competencies. During the internship experience, students complete objectives defined in the Work Plan and other reports as specified in the course syllabus.
Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory, Audit
Credit Hours: 2 OR 5
Other Contact Hours: 5
Program Restrictions: MPH_HINF-Master of Public Health
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