Course Description

Introduction to Applied Implementation Science, PBHLTH W225A

This introductory course will serve as the gateway for students into the world of applied IS. It has been designed keeping in mind students looking to gain a preliminary understanding of the principles and practice of IS. The module will provide a broad overview of the theoretical and evidence-based models and frameworks used in the field as well as the barriers and challenges faced by implementation scientists in the real-world application of evidence-based practices, programs and policies.

PLEASE NOTE: The modified instruction dates for this course are Jan 08 2024 - Mar 03 2024. 

All Graduate & Undergraduate students are welcome to enroll. Please note you may register for BOTH PBHLTH W225A and PBHTLH W225B. PBHLTH W225A is a prerequisite for W225B.

UCB graduate and undergraduate students: Please register at your campus.
Non-UCB undergraduates: Click ENROLL above to register for the course.
Non-UCB graduate students:

  • If your campus allows enrollment through UC Online, click ENROLL above to register for the course.
  • If your campus does not allow UC Online Graduate enrollment, click HERE to complete the Intercampus Exchange form. In addition to your signature, you will need to obtain the signature of your home department Graduate Advisor or Chair and the signature of your Graduate Division dean. Once your form has been signed by those individuals, please email the form to the Graduate Degrees Office for routing at UCB.

Key Information

Credit: 1.5 quarter units / 1 semester units credit
UC Berkeley, School of Public Health

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Course Creator

Stefano Bertozzi
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