|Student Contribution Band:||Band 3|
|Administered by:||Sch Public Health,Trop Medicine&Rehabilitation Sc|
This subject examines how communicable diseases are controlled at local, national and global levels. It deals with the principles and practice of public health surveillance, control strategies and programs using real life case studies of communicable diseases from Australia and overseas. A particular emphasis on current issues makes this a highly relevant and topical subject. The role of the Internet in the global disease surveillance system is highlighted.
|Townsville, Study Period 6, Block|
|Census Date 21-Jun-2012|
|Non-standard start/end 14-May-2012 to 27-Jul-2012|
|Face to face teaching 14-May-2012 to 25-May-2012 (Coordinator TBA)|
|Coordinator:||<Person not found>, Professor Peter Leggat|
|Lecturers:||<Person not found>, Professor Peter Leggat.|
|Assessment:||other exams (40%); quizzes or tests (20%); assignments (40%).|
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