E is for Epi - Session 3.1 Descriptive Epidemiology

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Course Overview
 
Course Quality Rating
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Course Description
This training provides the learner with a basic understanding of descriptive epidemiology, focusing on prevalence and incidence and touching on the major aspects of descriptive epidemiology, which are person, place and time.
 
This module is part of the "E is for Epidemiology" training series developed to introduce non-epidemiologists to the basic concepts of epidemiology.
 
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Target Audience
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Learning Objectives
1. Define descriptive epidemiology,
2. Calculate incidence and prevalence
3. List examples of the use of descriptive data
 
Council of Linkages Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (COL)/COL Tier(s)
1A9. Describes public health applications of quantitative and qualitative data (1: Analytical/Assessment Skills)
1B9. Analyzes quantitative and qualitative data (1: Analytical/Assessment Skills)
1B10. Interprets quantitative and qualitative data (1: Analytical/Assessment Skills)
 
Professional/Disciplinary Competencies
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Format
Online/ Self-study
 
Credit /CEU
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Duration
25 Minutes
 
Specifications
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Course Publication Date
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