Undergraduate Bulletin 2020 - 2021 
    Feb 29, 2024  
Undergraduate Bulletin 2020 - 2021 [ARCHIVED BULLETIN]

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BIO 120 - Human Health and Epidemiology

A course that introduces the historical contributions and modern uses of epidemiology. The course will include the basic tools of epidemiologic analysis, including case definitions and populations, incidence, prevalence, and case-fatality rates. Students will consider the meaning, scope, and applications of epidemiology to public health practice and the use of vital statistics data in the scientific appraisal of community health. Three hours lecture and one three-hour laboratory weekly

Credits: 4

Prerequisites MATH 103  or MATH 140  or consent of instructor
Crosslisted as: PUBH 120 .

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