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FHI360 Planning for Monitoring and Evaluation

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  1. Start Date

    April 16, 2018
  2. End Date

    May 27, 2018
  3. Effort

    1-2 hours per week
  4. Certificate

    Digital
  5. Language

    English
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INSTRUCTORFHI 360

FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. The experts at FHI 360 have helped thousands of civil society organizations, governments, companies, and communities around the world solve difficult problems.

About This Course

How will you measure your project’s success? This course will help you answer this question by introducing the basics of monitoring and evaluation (M&E). In this course, you will learn how successful projects plan for data collection, management, analysis, and use. As you complete the course assignments, you will create an M&E plan for your own project.

Learn How To:

  • Link M&E to your project’s design
  • Define the indicators that you will measure
  • Choose appropriate data collection methods
  • Create clear, useful data collection tools
  • Assign M&E roles and responsibilities

Who Should Take This Course?

This course is designed for project implementers: people who work to make sure that projects succeed. This may include project managers, M&E specialists, researchers, or anybody who will collect, manage, analyze, or use data.

This course will be most helpful if you have already begun designing your project. If you are still defining the problem that your project will address or deciding on activities, this course will be less helpful. A course that may be helpful for projects still defining their strategic approach is Essentials of Non-Profit Strategy.

You will need a device that allows you to watch videos, access course materials, and upload your assignments.


Certification

The University is a non-degree, diploma or credit granting initiative. Philanthropy U, Inc. is the concept developer and sponsor of the initiative. Learners are not entitled to earn college or other academic credit.

Learners are eligible to receive a Certificate of Achievement for this course through the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley (Berkeley Haas). Berkeley Haas is known for its role in defining a new generation of business leaders with a focus on social impact. Ranked #2 among all business school nonprofit programs in the United States (US News & World Report, 2017), Berkeley Haas inspires and empowers innovative solutions to pressing social and environmental challenges through the work of the Institute for Business and Social Impact (IBSI) and the Center for Social Sector Leadership (CSSL).

To earn a Certificate of Achievement for this course, you need to earn more than 50% of possible points on quizzes and assignments to obtain a passing grade. Quizzes are worth 15% of your total score, while assignments are worth 85%.

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