HSM270 phoenix Material HSM 270 Entire Course HSM 270 Week 1 Assignment Program Planning and Evaluation Paper HSM 270 Week 1 Assignment Program Planning and Evaluation Paper HSM 270 Week 1 CheckPoint Program Planning and Grant Proposals HSM 270 Week 1 CheckPoint Program Planning Terminology HSM 270 Week 2 CheckPoint Grants in Human Services HSM 270 Week 2 DQ 1 and DQ 2 HSM 270 Week 3 Assignment Steps to Writing a Grant Proposal Assignment: Program Planning and Evaluation Paper Read all of the fictional program scenarios in Appendix B and choose one to work with throughout the course. Compare program planning with program evaluation in human services organizations. Describe how the two components are related.
HSM270 phoenix Material HSM 270 Week 1 CheckPoint Program Planning and Grant Proposals HSM 270 Week 1 CheckPoint Program Planning Terminology CheckPoint: Program Planning and Grant Proposals Explain the relationship between program planning and grant proposals. When describing each component, address their similarities and differences as well as how they relate to each other. CheckPoint: Program Planning Terminology Complete the Program Planning Terminology Multimedia located at http://corptrain.phoenix.edu/axia/hsm270/images/program_planning_definitions.html
HSM270 phoenix Material HSM 270 Week 2 CheckPoint Grants in Human Services HSM 270 week 2 DQ 1 and DQ 2 CheckPoint: Grants in Human Services Explain the role grants play in the human services field. Explain how and when grants are important to a human services program. Are grants more vital to some programs than others? Explain your reasoning. Discussion Questions Give three examples of the importance of grants in the human service field. Identify four preplanning considerations in applying for a grant.
HSM270 phoenix Material HSM 270 Week 3 Assignment Steps to Writing a Grant Proposal HSM 270 Week 3 CheckPoint Grant Proposals Assignment: Steps to Writing a Grant Proposal Summarize the steps to writing a grant proposal for the scenario you chose from Appendix B: Outline the grant proposal writing process from beginning to end. CheckPoint: Grant Proposals Describe the general attributes of a grant proposal. Be sure to address the function of a grant proposal, the purpose of a grant proposal, and how a grant proposal relates to a program plan.
HSM270 phoenix Material HSM 270 Week 4 CheckPoint Project Wide or Objective Oriented Evaluations HSM 270 week 4 DQ 1 and DQ 2 CheckPoint: Project-Wide or Objective-Oriented Evaluations Provide a brief summary of your selected program from Appendix B and discuss whether you would use a project-wide evaluation plan or an objective-oriented evaluation plan. Explain the reasoning behind your choice and why you preferred one plan over the other. Discussion Questions What is the empowerment evaluation approach for human services organizations? When would the empowerment evaluation approach be appropriate for the human services field? When would it be inappropriate? Use the context of your chosen scenario from Appendix B to support your position.
HSM270 phoenix Material HSM 270 Week 5 Assignment Scenario Evaluation Plan HSM 270 Week 5 CheckPoint Process and Outcome Evaluations Assignment: Scenario Evaluation Plan Create an evaluation plan for your chosen scenario in Appendix B that analyzes the program for process and outcome evaluations. CheckPoint: Process and Outcome Evaluations Complete the Process and Outcome Evaluations Multimedia located at http://corptrain.phoenix.edu/axia/hsm270/images/process_and_outcome_evaluations.html Summarize the characteristics of process and outcome evaluations. Provide two examples of each type of evaluation.
HSM270 phoenix Material HSM 270 week 6 DQ 1 and DQ 2 HSM 270 Week 7 Assignment Stakeholder Influences on Programs Discussion Questions Discuss the necessary elements of an effective program plan from the initial idea through the evaluation stage. What elements are essential to all programs? What special considerations might be necessary? Produce a list that identifies 5 to 10 elements essential to an effective program plan. Assignment: Stakeholder Influences Programs must often cater to the needs or expectations of many stakeholders, which may include the program administrator and staff, the funding institution, and the community the program serves. In any human services program, one of the most influential stakeholders is the funding institution. The funding institution often has its own expectations for the program and its evaluation. Describe how the needs and expectations of stakeholders influence a program plan.
HSM270 phoenix Material HSM 270 Week 7 CheckPoint Program Improvement Opportunities HSM 270 Week 8 CheckPoint Alternative Funding CheckPoint: Program Improvement Opportunities Identify where the program planning and evaluation process can provide opportunities for program improvement. CheckPoint: Alternative Funding Brainstorm ideas for alternative funding for the program you selected from Appendix B. Search the Internet or contact local human services organizations for ideas on obtaining nontraditional funding. Post a 200- to 300-word response that describes your plan to obtain nontraditional funding for your program in Assignments in the Gradebook.
HSM270 phoenix Material HSM 270 week 8 DQ 1 and DQ 2 HSM 270 Week 9 Capstone CheckPoint Discussion Questions Identify three nontraditional sources of funding including the URLs. How could this nontraditional funding benefit your scenario? Why do we need nontraditional funding along with traditional funding especially in this economic time? Capstone CheckPoint Answer the following Programs are often smaller pieces of a larger human services organization. How will the organization’s mission affect your program?
HSM270 phoenix Material HSM 270 Week 9 Final A Program Summary Final Project: Program Summary Summarize the process of a program’s development based on the program scenario you have used throughout the course from Appendix B. Include the following sections: Overview of the program