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T​his course is open to anyone who would like to learn more about contact tracing in their community

Approx. 22 hours to complete
English

What you will learn

  • Identify the signs, symptoms, modes of transmission and epidemiology of COVID-19

  • Describe the drug development process, clinical trial phases, and current COVID - 19 vaccine candidates

  • Characterize underlying risk factors experienced by vulnerable groups that predisposes to COVID-19 and available resources for high risk communities

  • Describe the purpose of contact tracing, the context in which it is conducted, and identify challenges and effective communication strategies

Skills you will gain

Public HealthContact Tracing

Learner Career Outcomes

20%

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100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
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Beginner Level

T​his course is open to anyone who would like to learn more about contact tracing in their community

Approx. 22 hours to complete
English

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University of Houston

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Epidemiology

1 hour to complete
1 video (Total 19 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
2 hours to complete

History of Pandemics

2 hours to complete
1 video (Total 26 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
1 hour to complete

COVID-19 Testing

1 hour to complete
1 video (Total 21 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
1 hour to complete

Public Health

1 hour to complete
1 video (Total 23 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
2 hours to complete

What is Contact Tracing?

2 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 40 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
1 hour to complete

Vaccine and Spread

1 hour to complete
3 videos (Total 16 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Contact Tracing: Ethical, Legal, and Regulatory Issues

2 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 24 min), 6 readings, 1 quiz
2 hours to complete

Mental Health and COVID-19

2 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 22 min), 7 readings, 1 quiz
3 hours to complete

Health Equity

3 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 11 min), 10 readings, 1 quiz
2 hours to complete

Pregnancy and COVID-19

2 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 23 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
2 hours to complete

COVID-19 in Children

2 hours to complete
1 video (Total 10 min), 7 readings, 1 quiz
2 hours to complete

Community Education and Navigation

2 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 34 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
2 hours to complete

Community Resources

2 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 34 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz

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