Epidemiology 2 870

Module code EPM 870
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Health Sciences
Module content

Advanced epidemiological concepts and topics building upon learning that has taken place in the introductory epidemiology modules; further study design (including randomised control trials and observational studies); proposal writing; advanced examination of bias, confounding and effect modification; Stratification and standardisation of rates; further selected special biostatistical methods.


Module credits 10.00
NQF Level 09
Prerequisites HME 870, BOS 870 and BOS 871
Contact time lectures and practicals
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department School of Health System and Public Health
Period of presentation Year

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