Online Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning

Project Management, International Development

Start date

15/01/2020

End date

26/02/2020

Overview

The Online Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning course will strengthen your skills in supporting the monitoring and evaluation (M&E) of projects and programmes from programme design through to evaluation and impact assessment, and help you to tackle M&E challenges that you may be facing.

This course is conducted over 5 weeks and consists of a blend of ‘real time’ interactive live sessions led by our highly experienced trainers, individual activities and personal feedback from the trainers. It also includes collaborative group work, opportunities to interact with fellow participants on the INTRAC learning platform, and individual coaching to enable you to apply the learning to your work.

The course provides flexibility and enables you to take part in an INTRAC course with others without travelling. The timing of the live sessions is 1 PM GMT. Sessions are recorded and made available on our e-learning platform, so you can view them in your own time if you can’t join live. For more details on the course content and dates of the live sessions, please download the course profile below.

I’d highly recommend INTRAC’s Online Monitoring Evaluation and Learning course – it gives a comprehensive approach to all the key elements of project monitoring and evaluation. Celeste Gomez, Programme Officer, IDEA International, Paraguay

What you will learn

  • Jargon busting: definitions used in MEL
  • Purposes of doing MEL
  • Core characteristics of effective MEL
  • How MEL fits with project cycle management
  • Hierarchy of objectives (including theory of change and log framing)
  • Developing indicators
  • Selecting and using appropriate methods and tools for data collection
  • Conducting and managing effective evaluations, including developing Terms of Reference
  • Effective and purposeful reporting
  • Closing the loop: ensuring MEL leads to organisational learning and improvement

What you require

Course fee:  £675

Application deadline: Monday, 6 January 2020. Kindly note that applications are assessed on a rolling basis. We reserve the right to close the enrolment before the deadline in case the course is oversubscribed. Apply early to avoid disappointment!