Advanced one health: public health 813

Module code AHE 813
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Veterinary Science
Module content


This module will focus on the human dimension of One Health. It introduces an approach to formulate a zoonotic disease control programme. After the module students should be able to explain the disease burden of a particular zoonosis, to develop an epidemiological model, to analyse its broader determinants, to appraise and prioritise possible interventions based on effectiveness, cost, feasibility and acceptability and to identify implementation challenges in a specific public health system’s context.

Module credits 12.00
NQF Level 09
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Veterinary Tropical Diseases
Period of presentation Semester 1

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