PBH 354 PBH 354. Epidemiology I. 3 Hours.
Restricted to public health majors. Introduction to basic principles and concepts in epidemiology, including descriptive epidemiology, association and causation, basic epidemiological study design, evidence-based decision analysis, and applications of epidemiology methods to basic and clinical science. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Public Health 317 with a grade of at least C-; and credit or registration for Biology 325 or 325H, and Statistics and Data Sciences 320E (or credit for Statistics and Data Sciences 328M).
The Bachelor of Science in Public Health prepares graduates for entry-level positions in public health and equips them to pursue certificate and graduate degrees in the field. All of the options offer broad-based training in the five core areas of public health. Option I offers a choice of six areas of specialization.