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Course Description

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Knowledge mobilization supports the flow of information and knowledge among individuals, groups and sectors.

This course provides an overview of the theories and practices involved in the creation, sharing and uptake of evidence. Learn why and how to enhance awareness of and accessibility to relevant evidence. You will explore the processes of knowledge creation, synthesis, translation and dissemination, and learn to use different techniques and products to share evidence.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe the processes involved in planning, implementing and evaluating KMb strategies
  • Assess the quality of evidence from a variety of sources and disciplines
  • Recognize the contexts in which knowledge is created, validated and used
  • Identify the barriers and enablers to using and sharing evidence in different contexts and among different target audiences
  • Create a KMb plan to inform or raise awareness
  • Create strategies to collect, collate and package evidence in a way that makes it accessible and relevant to users
  • Select appropriate tools and techniques to monitor and evaluate the success of KMb information sharing and awareness-raising efforts

Sample Careers

  • knowledge broker, knowledge mobilization practitioner, researcher, policy-maker

Sponsoring Partner

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

*Course details are subject to change.


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Section Title
Inform: Processes of knowledge translation and dissemination
September 16, 2019 to November 10, 2019
Contact Hours
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Graduate Student Fee $895.00
Tuition Fee $1,200.00
Potential Discount(s)
Section Notes

The Alumni Discount is not applicable to the Early Bird or Graduate Student Fees.  It is applicable to the Regular Fee only.

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