Basic Epidemiology (N486RN)
(08/16/2021-10/08/2021)

PREREQUISITE COURSES FOR Basic Epidemiology

CO-REQUISITE COURSES FOR Basic Epidemiology

Course Memo

Basic Epidemiology introduces the basic concepts of epidemiology and biostatistics as applied to public health problems. Emphasis is placed on the principles and methods of epidemiologic investigation, appropriate summaries and displays of data, and the use of classical statistical approaches to describe the health of populations. Topics include the dynamic behavior of disease, usage of rates, ratios and proportions, methods of direct and indirect adjustment, and life table, which measure and describe the extent of disease problems. Prerequisites: N480, N481, N482, N483, N484.

Course Section Description

class meets 8/24, 9/7, 9/14, 9/21; other weeks are online per syllabus