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Learner Reviews & Feedback for Epidemiology: The Basic Science of Public Health by The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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About the Course

Often called “the cornerstone” of public health, epidemiology is the study of the distribution and determinants of diseases, health conditions, or events among populations and the application of that study to control health problems. By applying the concepts learned in this course to current public health problems and issues, students will understand the practice of epidemiology as it relates to real life and makes for a better appreciation of public health programs and policies. This course explores public health issues like cardiovascular and infectious diseases – both locally and globally – through the lens of epidemiology....

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Apr 12, 2020

Very clear teaching strategies from the instructors. Some quizzes though are a little bit hard on my part because of the type of questions and answers. But overall it is a great course to take with.


May 31, 2020

I just completed my course and I would like to appreciate the tutors for doing a great job, yeah! Also, I recommend Coursera for anyone who wants to experience advancement in knowledge and career.

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By Do M T

Apr 16, 2017

Geat cours suppling the general views of epidimiology.

By Musa W

Nov 17, 2015

A very good Basic and Refresher course on Epidemiology

By Karina M C

Sep 27, 2015

Very easy to unestand and now I feel more motivated to

By Jide-Ayangbesan M V

Jun 05, 2019

i really enjoyed the course and the way it was taught

By Ausaf A

Nov 28, 2018

This is a very informative and concise course for the

By Iqbal P S M

Nov 25, 2016

Good and concise introduction course for epidemiology

By Nock N S

Jun 05, 2020

it is of great useful for beginners in public health

By Gonzalo G

Dec 26, 2016

Great course for entering the world of Epidemiology!

By Samuel O

Nov 04, 2016

An excellent expose to the rudiments of epidemiology

By Ng D Q

May 06, 2020

Succinct and well-designed for entry-level students

By Iya C

Aug 03, 2016

Concise, insightful and relevant teaching material!

By Arkaprava C

Jul 01, 2020

It was very informative and learned a lot from it.

By Donald A

Jan 12, 2020

Very hard material, tough, Deep well of knowledge.

By Julia M

Oct 05, 2015

Very interesting, comprehensive and easy-to-learn.

By Nattawadee S

May 11, 2020

i dont have anything to say but this is very good

By Sagar M

Jun 15, 2020

Epidemiology: The Basic Science of Public Health

By Mayen M M

May 22, 2020

This is a very excellent and interesting course.

By Vito W

Dec 05, 2018

Extremely beneficial. Professional and detailed.

By Gowtham M

Mar 18, 2016

Good course to learn the basics of epidemiology.

By Tasnim k

Jul 04, 2020

This course was very effective and informative.

By Raywat N

Apr 06, 2020

Great course for beginning of the Epidemiology.

By Lucas C

Jun 23, 2017

Excellent course, a clear view of Epidemiology!

By Haidy n A e

Aug 12, 2020

it is agreat course and i learn alot from this

By Prince V

Jun 22, 2020

Excellent course , Informative and Resourceful

By Sergio R

Dec 07, 2016

Wonderful course, full of details and examples