2013-2014 Walden University Catalog (June 2014) 
    
    Nov 27, 2021  
2013-2014 Walden University Catalog (June 2014) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PUBH 8350 - Field Methods and Data Analysis in Epidemiology


(5 cr.) Integrating theory and practice, students in this course have the opportunity to conduct epidemiological field studies, gaining a better understanding and appreciation of survey methodology. Students learn techniques and acquire resources needed to design and carry out the field portion of an epidemiological investigation, including staff recruitment and training; counting and listing techniques; enumeration methodologies; subject recruitment, retention, and tracking; data storage and management; and general survey instrument issues. Applying course concepts, students engage in practical discussions and hands-on lab assignments, which emphasize weekly content. (Prerequisite(s): Foundational and core curricula.)



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