Course level

Postgraduate Coursework

Faculty

Medicine

School

Public Health School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

1.5L, 1.5T

Assessment methods

Online quizzes (20%) Online test (40%) and Critical appraisal (40%)

Course coordinator

Dr Anna Finnane

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2019 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2019 Herston Internal Course Profile

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

This course covers the principles of epidemiology as applied to clinical questions, thereby providing the framework for finding the best answers to "real world" questions about clinical practice and health care. Individuals taking this course will acquire the basic skills required to understand the fundamental questions about the effectiveness of clinical therapies, usefulness of screening and diagnostic tools, prognosis and disease causation.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2018 Herston Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2018 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 Herston Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2016 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2016 Herston Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 Herston Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2014 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2013 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2013 Herston Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2012 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2012 Herston Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2011 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2011 Herston Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2010 Herston Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2010 External External Course Profile