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Master of Public Health (Specialization in Gerontology) (Course Option) (TB)(W) - Epidemiology I

Health Sciences 5070 Epidemiology I
Intended to provide an overview and introduction to the fundamentals of epidemiology for students of public health or public health workers involved in any aspect of public health. Topics include measures of health status, risk evaluation, and epidemiological study design including: descriptive approaches; validity issues; critical appraisal; sources of data; and data collection management.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Notes: Restricted to students in the Master of Health Sciences and Master of Public Health programs.