HSH754 - Epidemiology 2

Year:

2021 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Prerequisite:

HSH744 Epidemiology 1

Corequisite:

Nil 

Incompatible with:

Nil 

Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 1 hour weekly class delivered via cloud (online) plus 1 x 2 hour weekly seminar

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

1 x 1 hour weekly class delivered via cloud (online) plus a 1 x 2 hour weekly online Blackboard Collaborate session.

Content

The unit builds on the knowledge gained in Epidemiology 1 to develop practical epidemiological skills to allow public health practitioners to interpret and critically evaluate relevant epidemiological research literature, design and conduct data collection, analyse epidemiological data from existing data sources and write research reports.

The topics covered will be the application of epidemiological concepts and analytical approaches in the evaluation of health services, surveillance systems and screening programs and in conducting research using administrative data sets

Unit Fee Information

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