EPID642: Sampling and Power
- Graduate level
- Winter term(s)
- 1 Credit Hour(s)
- Instructor(s): Park, Sung Kyun
- Last offered Winter 2016
- Prerequisites: EPID 600 (or equivalent), EPID 640 (or equivalent), and BIOSTAT 503 or 553 (or equivalent)
- Description: This course introduces 1) various sampling methods (simple random sampling, stratified sampling, cluster sampling, convenience sampling, control sampling strategies in case-control design) and 2) power and sample size calculations. This course consists of lectures and hands-on exercises in computer labs, homework assignments, and a final project.
- Course Goals: The goal of this course is to learn about how to design surveys with appropriate sampling methods widely used in epidemiologic research and how to compute sample sizes and/or powers given different epidemiologic study designs.
- Syllabus for EPID642
|Department||Program||Degree||Competency||Specific course(s) that allow assessment||EPID||General Epidemiology||MPH||Apply core aspects of field methods in epidemiology (e.g., survey design, sampling and power, surveillance)||EPID642, EPID643|