The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Epidemiology: The Basic Science of Public Health
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Epidemiology: The Basic Science of Public Health

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Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Dr.  Karin Yeatts
Dr. Lorraine Alexander

Instructors: Dr. Karin Yeatts

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Taught in English

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There are 6 modules in this course

This module introduces the history and field of epidemiology.

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6 videos1 quiz

This module introduces measures of disease frequency.

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6 videos1 reading1 quiz

This module introduces the following study designs: experimental, cohort, case control, cross-sectional, and ecologic.

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7 videos1 reading1 quiz

This module introduces measures of association and confidence intervals.

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5 videos1 reading1 quiz

This module introduces causality.

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2 videos1 reading1 quiz

This module concludes the course.

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1 video

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4.7 (1,154 ratings)
Dr.  Karin Yeatts
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
1 Course199,896 learners
Dr. Lorraine Alexander
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
1 Course199,896 learners

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