MEL Course Modules


Distance learning modules

Your next step of professional development in water, sanitation and hygiene starts NOW!

Register now for our new WaSH MEL modules, launching January 2016.

New Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning (MEL) Modules offer  flexibility and a more engaging learning experience. Students have access to dynamic modules on planning, evaluation design, sampling, data analysis, household and facilities surveys, and qualitative research methods that will improve the value and sustainability of their projects.

Don’t miss out! With WaSH MEL modules, you can:
• Complete modules at your own pace while continuing with your regular work schedule
• Build skills in global best practices while growing your professional network
• Interact with leading academics in WaSH
• Receive professional recognition through CEU credits for your enhanced expertise

View the course syllabus here.

 Session Content Launch




Intro and orientation to online MEL course Intro to MEL course and

online learning

January 20, 2017 Rolling Deadline**


Session 1 Module 1: Introduction to MEL

Module 2: Basic Planning in M&E

Module 3: Evaluation Design

February 20, 2017 February 16, 2017
Session 2 Module 4: Approaches to Sampling

Module 5: Analysis of Data

Module 6: Sample Size Calculations

April 3, 2017 March 30, 2017
 Session 3 Module 7: Household Surveys

Module 8: Facilities Surveys

Module 9: Qualitative Research Methods

May 15, 2017 May 11, 2017

*The introductory module is required of all participants

**Orientation module must be completed prior to 1st scheduled session. For example if Session 2 is your first session, the Orientation module must be completed prior to February 29, 2016.

Module cost per person:

Less Developed Country* Developed Country*/International Agency
1 Sessions $75 $115
2 Sessions $130 $210
3 Sessions $185 $305

*Less Developed/Developed Country classification is defined according to the World Bank assessment, based upon the registrant’s current country of residence. Group rate discounts are available. Please contact Shannan George, for more information.