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2018-2019 Augusta University Catalog 
2018-2019 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

STAT 7130 - Introduction to Epidemiology

This course introduces the basic principles of epidemiology and demonstrates its applicability in the field of public health. Topics to be covered include uses of epidemiology, measures of morbidity and mortality, descriptive epidemiology, epidemiological data sources, study designs, screening and its characteristics, and sources of and ways to address bias in research.  Students will also learn about disease causation, epidemiologic triad in disease causality, and outbreak investigation.

Credit Hours: 3
Lecture Hours: 3 Lab Hours: 0

Grade Mode: Normal, Audit
Repeat Status: Yes Repeat Limit: 2
College Restrictions: Graduate School
Schedule Type: Asynchronous Instruction

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