2017-2018 Academic Bulletin 
    
    Sep 19, 2018  
2017-2018 Academic Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 321 - Epidemiology


Credits: 4
A study of the determinants and distributions of disease that will culminate in the design and application of an epidemiological study. This course will also provide students with an introduction to the science of epidemiology, including its historical origins, main concepts, and methodological approaches. Topics to be covered include data types and interpretation, differences in study design approaches, and the differences between association and causation.

Prerequisite: BIO 220 , BIO 221 , and FSBIO 201  .

Distribution Requirements: QR, SP.

Students may not receive credit for both GHS 321   and BIO 321.

NB: BIO 321 will no longer count as a Core Course in Global Health Studies.