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About the Course

In December 2019, a cluster of patients with pneumonia of unknown cause appeared in Wuhan, Hubei. Governments at all levels and Department of Health Administration highly valued and rapidly organized the centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), medical institutions, and scientific research academies to conduct a survey, rescue, and collaborative research. This new antigen was quickly identified as a novel coronavirus, named as 2019-nCoV by World Health Organization (WHO). Meanwhile, the pneumonia caused by it was named as novel coronavirus pneumonia. Implementing the decisions by the CPC Central Committee and State Council with Xi at the core, the whole country took comprehensive actions in social mobilization and deployment, taking epidemic control a most important work in the immediate future. The spread of the epidemic has been effectively controlled. However, novel coronavirus has spread to the whole world thereafter, so it called for closer international cooperation in epidemic prevention and control. Based on this situation, it was urgent to set a new MOOC program about COVID-19 and impart scientific knowledge of the disease to foreign students, undergraduate students, and all the other common people abroad, laying a solid foundation for the triumph of the war against COVID-19. The novel coronavirus is a new strain of coronavirus that had never been found in humans before. This huge family already known can cause cold or Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) and other severe diseases. The main signs and symptoms of the infected people include respiratory symptoms, fever, dry cough, shortness of breath, and dyspnea, etc. In severe and critical cases, there will appear pneumonia, severe acute respiratory syndrome, kidney failure, and even death. The two-month war against COVID-19 has helped us accumulate loads of experience in disease prevention, control, diagnosis, and treatment, which can be shared with the whole world as a reference. In front of the need of our students and common people on COVID-19 prevention knowledge, the Health Science Center of Xi’an Jiaotong University has organized related experts to issue the English lectures of the epidemic prevention and control for people at home and abroad and international community. The contents are mainly about “Introduction,Diagnose,therapeutic Strategy and Prevention for COVID-19”. Through this course, we sincerely hope all our students and the common peoples of the world have scientific knowledge of COVID-19 and increased self-protection awareness, improving international community’s capacity for the prevention and control of COVID-19. We should work in great unity, take science-based and targeted measures against the epidemic, and have confidence in conquering the virus....

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Oct 27, 2022

I have got excellent knowledge for my carrier on COVID 19 transmission, prevention, control, incubation, epidemiology, ICU management and other issues.


Feb 15, 2021

Very informative, and an interesting medical and cultural snapshot of a domestic public health problem that was about to go global.

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By Giti A

Apr 15, 2021

The certificate was not sent to me!

Where is my certificate?!

By Zahoor A

Feb 23, 2022

Very informative course, I enjoyed it. Thank you.

By Tine A

Jul 7, 2021

I Learn a lot how to prevent and control COVID19

By Hanieh a a m

Nov 22, 2020

Thank you dear educators very informative course

By Dr. N K S

Jun 25, 2020


By Prameela B

Jun 7, 2020

I learned more about Covid-19,Thank you.

By Chuan T W

Aug 10, 2020

Very Challenging Course indeed. Thanks.

By 197Y1A1209

Jun 8, 2020

got good information regarding covid 19

By Dana Y

Feb 24, 2022

Easy to follow and very informative.

By Yakup G

Jan 10, 2022

Thanks yoyu doctor good training

By Gungun C

May 28, 2022

its very nice course so useful

By Ahm S A

Aug 31, 2021

Excellent lectures serieses.

By margie c

Sep 20, 2021

very thorough and pertinant

By 15-409 N

Jun 27, 2020

Yes..a very useful course...


Sep 27, 2020

I did not get a certificate

By Esther S

Jan 3, 2021

Informative. Good course.

By Ushashi C

Sep 28, 2020

didnot get my certificate


Apr 24, 2021

Great and useful lesson

By Srujana P

Aug 9, 2020

very helpful and useful


Jul 10, 2020

necesito un certificado


Jul 6, 2020

it was very informative

By La V M

Jan 17, 2021

Very good course.

By Mphoyamodimo M

Jan 4, 2021

excellent content


Oct 8, 2020

I like the course

By Akeisha S

Nov 27, 2020

Very informative