Public Health Epidemiology

Course Type: 
PPH
Code: 
6200
Level: 
Graduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

This is an introduction to epidemiology; including historical foundations, basic concepts, research designs, infectious diseases, screening, the influence of chance, bias, and confounding, and practical applications. The course discusses the calculation and interpretation of measures of frequency, association, and public health impact. Emphasis is placed on epidemiological principles, concepts, and methods used within public health settings. Students will complete an applied data project.

Restrictions: 
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: Graduate, Medical, Professional. Must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: Public Health - MPH.