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Veterinary Epidemiology II - VETS7005

Year - 2019

After completing Veterinary Epidemiology 2, students will be able to design an appropriate epidemiology study to investigate a specific research question, including: sampling procedure; data collection tools; select appropriate diagnostic tests and interpret their results (at individual and herd level); database for data storage and manipulation; statistical procedures; methods to manage confounders, clustering and collinearity.

Classes
Online (Sem 2, weeks 8 - 14)

Assessment
Participation in online class (15%), Group assignment (35%), On-line quiz (10%), Individual assignment (40%).

Textbooks
Veterinary Epidemiologic Research Dohoo, I., Martin, W. and Stryhn, H. 2nd edition (2009) AVC, Canada Veterinary Epidemiology Thrusfield, M. 3E06, 2007 Blackwell Science, Oxford, UK

Pre-requisites

VETS7004 Veterinary Epidemiology 1

Details

Faculty: Science

Semester 2b

16 Sep 2019

Department/School: School of Veterinary Science Academic Operations
Study Mode: Online
Census Date: 11 Oct 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 3.0
EFTSL: 0.063
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: A/Prof Jenny-Ann Toribio
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