Appendix F. Core Competencies and Learning and Evaluation Opportunities (continued)

Establishing an AHRQ Learning Collaborative

#4—Communicate scientific findings through written and oral methods to technical and lay audiences. 

Specific CompetenciesCourses / Learning OpportunitiesEvaluation Opportunities
Course Work/ExamWritten CompsDept Preliminary OralsSchool Preliminary OralsThesisFinal DefensePublic Thesis PresentationNon-Thesis Research
4.1—Write manuscripts of publishable quality for the peer reviewed literature that describe and explain research findingsFinal Defense    XX X
Non-Thesis Related Research        
4.2—Teach other students basic introductory materials in the student's general area of expertise300.700Teaching Assistant Orientation SeminarX       
300.750Teaching at the University Level        
Teaching Assistant Opportunities        
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Internet Citation: Appendix F. Core Competencies and Learning and Evaluation Opportunities (continued): Establishing an AHRQ Learning Collaborative. October 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/final-reports/learningcollab/learningapf4.html