HSH744 - Epidemiology 1
2024 unit information
Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Community Based Delivery (CBD)*, Online
Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.
This will include educator guided online learning activities within the unit site.
|Scheduled learning activities - campus
Online independent and collaborative learning experiences, including a 1 hour on-campus seminar per week
|Scheduled learning activities - online
Online independent and collaborative learning experiences, including a 1 hour online seminar per week
*National Indigenous Knowledges, Education, Research and Innovation (NIKERI) Institute students only.
This unit aims to enable public health practitioners to use quantitative research as a fundamental input to their practice. It focuses on building students' abilities to interpret and critically evaluate relevant epidemiological research literature including reports, research articles and systematic reviews. The unit aims to enable students to understand the main uses of epidemiology in public health explore basic epidemiological study designs, tools and methods, interpret basic study findings in the epidemiological literature; and apply key issues in critically appraising health research literature.
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