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What you will learn

  • Discuss the role of surveillance within the broader fields of epidemiology and public health

  • Assign objectives to define surveillance cases

  • Use public health surveillance reporting systems

  • Compare and contrast surveillance systems using system attributes

Skills you will gain

Data CollectionEpidemiologysurveillanceDisease Surveillance
Flexible deadlines
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Shareable Certificate
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Beginner Level
Approx. 6 hours to complete
English

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Johns Hopkins University

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Surveillance as a Core Public Health Function

2 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 60 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Defining Surveillance Objectives

2 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 46 min)
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Surveillance Data Reporting Systems

2 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 46 min)
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

Surveillance System Attributes and Assessing Performance

1 hour to complete
15 videos (Total 42 min)

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Epidemiology in Public Health Practice

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