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Course Details

Course Code: PBHE607 Course ID: 2831 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate

This course provides a graduate level study of epidemiologic concepts and approaches to population problems in public health. It covers a wide spectrum of topics, to include outbreak investigation, test properties, and study design. The course will provide understanding of disease and disease transmission, rates and proportions associated with different forms of outbreak, and epidemiological risk management methods and measures. Students are required to utilize Epi info software to complete their assignments. (Prerequisite: PBHE550)

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
03/29/2022 - 09/02/2022 09/05/2022 - 10/30/2022 September Summer 2022 Session D 8 Week session
04/26/2022 - 09/30/2022 10/03/2022 - 11/27/2022 October Fall 2022 Session B 8 Week session
05/21/2022 - 11/04/2022 11/07/2022 - 01/01/2023 November Fall 2022 Session I 8 Week session
06/28/2022 - 12/02/2022 12/05/2022 - 01/29/2023 December Fall 2022 Session D 8 Week session
07/25/2022 - 12/30/2022 01/02/2023 - 02/26/2023 January Winter 2023 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

After successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

• Describe the practical applications of epidemiology
• Appraise morbidity and mortality data
• Analyze online sources of epidemiologic data
• Implement epidemiologic study designs
• Demonstrate effective interpretation of epidemiologic data
• Evaluate a public health problem using the descriptive epidemiologic approach
• Examine the application of epidemiology to screening, infectious disease prevention, and policy

After successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

• Describe the practical applications of epidemiology
• Appraise morbidity and mortality data
• Analyze online sources of epidemiologic data
• Implement epidemiologic study designs
• Demonstrate effective interpretation of epidemiologic data
• Evaluate a public health problem using the descriptive epidemiologic approach
• Examine the application of epidemiology to screening, infectious disease prevention, and policy

Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.
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Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.