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This self-paced, online course has been designed to cater to the needs of the health workers in terms of enhancing their knowledge and understanding of the global epidemic of overweight and obesity, statistical insights, causative factors, short- and long-term health implications, preventive strategies, and management of this global health and lifestyle problem. Moreover, the course also provides information from the perspective of the Pacific Island countries (PICs).
After the completion of this course, the students shall be able to understand:
This self-paced course has been designed in a manner that enhances understanding of the core concepts and provides easy to access learning materials. The course uses a range of study material such as pre-recorded videos, lecture slides, quizzes and assignments, and is developed by a team of dedicated health education experts.
Connect with other students through the discussion forum, where you can easily discuss the course or debate the ideas. Need more help? Your instructors are also available online to answer any questions you might have.
POLHN self-paced courses are recognised by Pacific Ministries of Health. Once you have successfully completed the course, you will receive an official certificate. This certificate can be used for credit to gain CPD points.
|Average module length:||30 minutes|
|Total course time:||3-4 hours|
|Number of modules:||6|
|Institution:||World Health Organization|
|Name:||Pacific NCDs and Health Through the Life Course|
|Name:||POLHN IT Support Team|
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