|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||School of Veterinary & Biomedical Sciences (pre 2015)|
Available to graduate students.
Available to graduate students. Pre-requisite for epidemiology course based Masters in Tropical Veterinary Science 75203. 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, surveys, analytical tools, serological tests and making sense of data.
|Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1|
|Census Date 27-Mar-2014|
|Coordinator:||Professor Bruce Gummow|
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (60%); tutorial attendance and participation (40%).|
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.