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Controlled Clinical Trials - PUBH5216

Year - 2019

This unit introduces the principles underpinning the design and conduct of high quality controlled clinical trials to generate good evidence for health care decision making. The topics include clinical trial design, randomisation, sample size, measures of treatment effect, methodological issues, trial protocols, and ethical principles.

Classes
face to face:12x 1hr lec and 12x1hr tutorial, or online: 12x 1hr lec and 12x1hr tutorial (asynchronous)

Assessment
1x2.5hr open-book exam (60%) 1x1500 word assignment (30%) 6x online quizzes (10%)

Textbooks
Reading materials are provided

Pre-requisites

PUBH5018

Prohibitions

PUBH5206 - Controlled trials (2CP)

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2

05 Aug 2019

Department/School: Public Health
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2

05 Aug 2019

Department/School: Public Health
Study Mode: Online
Census Date: 31 Aug 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Chris Brown (Research Fellow), A/Prof Andrew Martin
HECS Band: 2
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