Monitoring & Evaluation in the NGO Sector
In this e-learning course NGO staff members, human rights activists and development workers will be introduced to the fundamentals of planning and carrying out programme-based monitoring and evaluation. The course will blend planning and management principles with skill-development related to study design and data collection and analysis. Participants are encouraged to come to the course with a project for which they can develop a monitoring and evaluation plan.
The certificate course involves approximately 30 hours of reading, on-line working groups, interaction among students and instructor, webinars and assignments, and is offered over a six-week period. This course will integrate active and participatory learning approaches within activities and assignments, with an emphasis on reflective and collaborative learning. Participants will do the required reading, prepare interim and final project assignments and participate in group discussions. The maximum number of course participants is 25. Students who successfully complete the course will receive a Certificate of Participation. It is also possible to audit the course.
Week 1. Introduction to monitoring and evaluation
Week 2. Theories of change and formulating evaluation questions
Week 3. Evaluation design and sample design
Week 4. Indicators and measurement
Week 5. Management of data collection strategies
Week 6. Data analysis and reporting results
For more detailed information and online registration, please visit: www.hrea.org/monitoring&evaluation