Program Evaluations & Data Analysis

Course Number
GAFL 6410 001
Course Code
Course Key
GAFL 612
Course Description
This course introduces program evaluation in the context of research methods. Students learn about design and the application of data collection skills to all phases of program/service delivery from needs assessment to analysis of findings to implementation of changes based on results. Students learn to appreciate how these skills can be used as practical tools for identifying problems to developing and implementing programs. This applied course provides students with practical experiences to apply guidelines of evaluation and research methods in actual program evaluation projects in Philadelphia.
For Spring 2023, this course will consist of a combination of once-a-week live Zoom sessions on Monday evenings (5:15 - 6:15 p.m.) and four intensive Saturdays (1/14, 2/11, 3/18, 4/22) from 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. This course has seats reserved for Fels students and gives priority to grad students. Permits can be requested on Path@Penn.