Advanced Epidemiology (PUBH5224)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit of study is intended for students who have completed Epidemiology Methods and Uses (or an equivalent unit of study) at a credit or higher level. It is designed to provide students with an opportunity to consolidate critical appraisal skills, to acquire the practical knowledge and skills needed to design epidemiological research, and to extend students' theoretical knowledge of epidemiology beyond basic principles.

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Classes

Weekly lectures and tutorials for 13 weeks

Assessment

1x 4000 word assignment (or equivalent answers to specific methodological questions) (70%), 1x 1500 word assignment or equivalent class presentation (30%)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

PUBH5010

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