Empire State Public Health Training Center

Introduction to Logic Models



"Introduction to Logic Models” is the second in a series of trainings dealing with the development and evaluation of public health programs. This training serves as an introduction to logic models with information about why logic models are important, an explanation of the model components and real-world examples of how logic models are built.


  • Describe how a logic model can be used for program planning, implementation and evaluation.
  • Illustrate the relationship between logic model components: Inputs, Activities, Outputs, Outcomes, and Impact or Goal.
  • Construct a logic model given program information.


Originally launched August 2011.

Estimated Time to Complete

It is estimated that the course takes one hour to complete.

Technical Requirements

The course is built to current HTML specifications. A modern web browser such as Microsoft Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, or Google Chrome is required to view the pages.

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Public Health

On this date in 1963, Maurice Hilleman isolated the mumps virus from his daughter.

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