Epidemiology theory, biostatistics and demography 800

Module code EBD 800
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Health Sciences
Module content

This module covers the principles of basic and applied Epidemiology, e.g. quantitative research methodologies, infectious diseases epidemiology, clinical epidemiology and epidemiology for occupational health. The principles of biostatistics and the use of STATA software for management and analysis of datasets. The principles of demography and interpretation and utilisation of demographic data. Health information systems. 

Module credits 50.00
NQF Level 09
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Public Health Medicine
Period of presentation Year

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