Courses Details

EPID642: Sampling and Power

  • Graduate level
  • Residential
  • Winter term(s) for residential students;
  • 1 Credit Hour(s) for residential students;
  • Instructor(s): Park, Sung Kyun (Residential);
  • 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.
Concentration Competencies that EPID642 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