Upon successful completion of this course, the student will:

  • Compare and contrast program evaluation and quality improvement research.
  • Analyze the importance of program evaluation in OT practice.
  • Evaluate outcome measures and interpret use in outcomes research.
  • Evaluate current evidence of OT outcomes.
  • Critique and analyze outcome research designs.
  • Evaluate current outcome measures and identify gaps in current measures.
  • Compare and contrast quantitative and qualitative research methods.
  • Design a program evaluation research proposal.