|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||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
An introductory module in veterinary epidemiology designed to provide a sound foundation in epidemiology that can be applied in practice and upon which further studies in various disciplines can be built. It is presented as a multi-mode learning module, which will enable students to complete it at their own pace and primarily off campus. The module covers epidemiological terms, aspects of population medicine, disease outbreak investigation, clinical epidemiology, disease causation, experimental studies, observational studies, surveys, analytical tools, serological tests and making sense of data
Obtain a minimum of 40% for all tutorials combined. Obtain a minimum of 50% as an overall pass mark. Have participated in all case studies.
|Townsville, Mixed attendance, Study Period 1|
|Census Date 25-Mar-2021|
|Face to face teaching (TBA)|
|Coordinator:||Dr Margaret Reilly, Professor Bruce Gummow, Professor Estelle Venter|
|Lecturers:||Assoc. Professor John Cavalieri, Professor Bruce Gummow.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
Note: 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 official information.