MI5000 - Clinical Epidemiology
|Student Contribution Band:
||College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences
Available to graduate students with a degree in Public Health, Medical, Veterinary
or related sciences. Other appropriately trained graduates may enrol at the discretion
of the Academic Head of Veterinary Science.
Available to public health, medical, veterinary and related sciences graduate students.
The subject is designed to give a solid foundation in applied biostatistics that can
be used in medical and veterinary practice and upon which further studies in various
medical, veterinary and related science disciplines can be built. The subject is delivered
in external mode allowing students to complete the subject off-campus.
- analyse and interpret evidence based information to inform clinical practice and research
- analyse medical and veterinary data using basic exploratory and inferential statistical
methods that include confidence intervals, hypothesis testing, chi-square procedures,
regression and correlation, t-test and analysis of variance;
- differentiate between the use of parametric and non-parametric tests.
- end of semester exam (60%)
- assignments (40%).
Study Period 2
|Census Date 27-Aug-2020
The student workload for this
credit point subject is approximately
- 36 hours lectures - online delivery
- 54 hours tutorials - online tutorials and assessment
- assessment and self-directed study
|Method of Delivery:
||WWW - LearnJCU
Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process,
and in case
of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest