Community Change in Public Health (Johns Hopkins University - Coursera)

1. This is a Study Group for students the Johns Hopkins University's course - Community Change in Public Health.

2. This course is taught by William Brieger. He is a Certified Health Education Specialist and has a Doctorate in Public Health (DrPH) in international health from the Johns Hopkins University (JHU) and a Masters in Public Health (MPH) from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

3. In this Study Group, we will be discussing the video lectures, weekly readings, and assessments of the course.

4. We will also help our peers in studying for the weekly quizzes, assignments, midterms and final.

5. Through this process of collaborative learning, we will get to know each other, become Facebook friends and more.

6. Although this Study Group has been setup for the first edition of this course, it will be kept open indefinitely so that new students can come, join any time, and leverage the discussions, notes of the students of the earlier edition of the course.

7. Some of the MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) are overwhelming at times with success rates of 5 to 10%. Hence, it is important to support each other.

8. More importantly have fun.

Best Wishes,

Praveen