In order to make a difference in the health and well-being of a population, we must understand the burden of all problems and conditions that affect the population, as well as how well our efforts to mitigate these problems are actually working. This course provides you with some essential skills and tools that will enhance your ability to describe and understand the health of your community. The tools that epidemiologists use are in fact useful for all public health practitioners, including data scientists, program officials, agency leaders, and policymakers. Whether you are deeply enmeshed in your career and looking to augment your skills, or are looking to change career paths into the field of public health, this course will give you some of the practical knowledge and skills that we hope you can apply in your professional endeavors.
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Approx. 5 hours to complete
Approx. 5 hours to complete
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TOP REVIEWS FROM ESSENTIAL EPIDEMIOLOGIC TOOLS FOR PUBLIC HEALTH PRACTICE
The questions in the quizzes asked are very standard, just going through the videos won't help. If Mam could teach a bit more extensively or provide some extra study material that would be helpful.
This course was a simple and easy-to-follow introduction to some integral programs that are used by public health practitioners. I highly recommend spending a few hours learning from this course!
Very insightful! Straight to the point and allows you to read along as you hear the course. This is very helpful as sometimes it is difficult to hear. Great content in each section
This course was very informative and easy to navigate. Examples and videos were clear and provided essential information for epidemiologists.
Informative, straightforward information you would already have some comprehension about if you already are a public health major.
Great course outlining the importance of data and the tools we use to best disseminate that data from a public health standpoint.
Difficult to grasp from the start from a lay perspective but found the tutorials easier to comprehend as the course progressed.
This was such an amazing course in helping to understand health and health populations. I highly recommend this course!
As an introductory course I'd like to see some lectures besides the excercises. great material on the slideshows!
Excellent course. I learned a lot about how to use epidemiology tools in Public Health everyday practice.
This was a great course and super helpful in learning more about the importance of epidemiology.
I learnt a lot through this platform. Thank you for making me better equipped in my field.
Amazing learning experience! I totally enjoyed this as an upcoming Public Health Student!
I learned so much from this course. I feel prepared to take on the public health world.
Amazing course! Breaks down essential concepts of public health in a very useful way.
I really enjoyed this Course and like that you could complete this at your own pace.
A great general overview of the basic tools used to evaluate epidemiological data.
Excellent course even for those without any background in public health.
Great course for learning basic principles of epidemiology, thanks!
Excellent teacher, well spoken, clearly presents the materials
About the Epidemiology in Public Health Practice Specialization
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Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.
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