Surveillance and survey methodology 816

Module code AHE 816
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Veterinary Science
Module content


This module deals with the concepts and principles of terrestrial animal (livestock and wildlife) health surveillance; including the design; implementation and evaluation of surveillance system; the data sources; tools and methods available to perform effective surveillance; and the evaluation and analysis of surveillance data. This module will also provide an introduction to geographic information systems (GIS) and provide basic skills on how to use GIS in epidemiological studies.

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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