Consultancy Skills in International Cooperation in Health

Evaluation of Health Facilities, Projects and Programmes


Die Teilnehmenden des Kurses lernen Gesundheitsprojekte sowie Gesundheitseinrichtungen zu evaluieren. Die notwendigen methodischen Ansätze werden anhand eines praktischen Beispiels eingeübt und ein sprachlich effektiver Evaluationsbericht wird exemplarisch verfasst.


The course provides practical knowledge and experience in evaluation, essential consultancy skills, the do’s and don’ts of working in the international arena, and much more to allow you to strengthen your consulting skills.  

The Institute's faculty staff with extensive consulting experience are joined by external experts to facilitate this course. 

The overall objective of this course is to enable health professionals and managers to understand and apply the concepts and principles of evaluation when evaluating facilities, projects and programmes in the health sector and to improve their personal and technical skills in evaluation and consultancy. 

The course includes the following topics:

  • An Overview of Evaluation in International Health
  • Health Systems & Health Sector Reform: current concepts and terms
  • Evaluation in the Health Sector: Principles, Methods, Techniques and Tools
  • Planning and conducting an evaluation
  • Effective Writing Techniques
  • Critical review of Evaluation reports
  • The Consultant: Expectations and Experiences
  • Important Skills and Activities for Consultancy


  • Global Public Health
  • Project Management
  • Sonstige - Public Health

Datum / Uhrzeit


Veranstalter und Veranstaltungsort

Institut für Public-Health, Heidelberg

Target Group and Prerequisites

Eligible are public health professionals and managers, tropEd students and others. The course is held in English. Fluency in English (Reading, Speaking, Writing) is required.

Course Fee

General admittance: EUR 1.500,-
troEd students: EUR 1.000,-

Information and Registration


Anchal Sharma, MSc.
Assistant Short Courses Coordinator
Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg
Im Neuenheimer Feld 365, D-69120 Heidelberg
Fon: +49 (0)6221- 564312
Fax: +49 (0)6221- 564918






Anfrage / Anmeldung

“Best part was the interview with consultants, very motivating. Also the writing of individual assessment report, and discussion with tutors were helpful.”

Participant’s feedback 2012

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