Courses Details

EPID643: Surveillance and Publicly Available Datasets

  • Graduate level
  • Fall term(s)
  • 1 Credit Hour(s)
  • Instructor(s): Mondul, Alison
  • Last offered Fall 2015
  • Prerequisites: EPID 600
  • Description: This course includes an introduction to publicly available datasets and their use in epidemiologic research. Students will be introduced to datasets and will do in-class exercises using these data. This course consists of lectures, in-class exercises, quizzes, and a final written assignment.
  • Course Goals: The goal of this course is to learn about what datasets are publicly available as well as how to access them and conduct analyses using them.
Concentration Competencies that EPID643 Allows Assessment On
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
online MPH Estimate population health indicators from high quality data resources from diverse sources PUBHLTH515, EPID643, NUTR590, BIOSTAT592, BIOSTAT501