Course Overview

This course introduces the basic principles and methods of epidemiology, including epidemiological terminology; the fundamental principles of epidemiology; the exploration of patterns of disease; threats to health as well as epidemiological methods for prevention; and control and treatment. Upon completion of the course, students will be able to describe how disease is distributed within populations and communities. This course is intended for undergraduate students interested in any health education-related career, or those interested in a career that may need to use data and conclusions from epidemiological research studies.

Course Details

  • Course credit hours: 3