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May 6, 2014 by Halley Petersen-Jobsis (hjobsis)
Apr 11, 2016 by Halley Petersen-Jobsis (hjobsis)
PUBH 6412 : Global Health Quantitative Research Methods
Mon, 11 Apr 2016 09:05:06 GMT
Thu, 17 Mar 2016 20:53:24 GMT
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Master of Arts in the Field of Anthropology
Master of Arts in the Field of International Development Studies
Prevention and Community Health
Public Health (PUBH)
Programs referencing this course
GHP-MPH: Global Health Policy
GHPDME-MPH: Global Health Program Design, Monitoring, and Evaluation
PHN-MPH: Master of Public Health in the Field of Public Health Nutrition
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As A Banner Prerequisite:
PUBH 6431 : Global Health Communication Strategies and Skills
PUBH 6437 : Global Health Program Evaluation
Milken Institute School of Public Health
Public Health (PUBH)
Long Course Title
Global Health Quantitative Research Methods
Short Course Title
GH Quant Research Methods
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PUBH 6002 and PUBH 6410
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Continuation of the series of global health methods courses. Examination of the fundamental concepts of empirical analysis and qualitative analysis, including open and axial coding, the basis of grounded theory, and regression analysis.
• Apprehend the mechanics, application and limits of classical statistical inference in its application to public health data • Discriminate, assess and critique design characteristics of quantitative data collected in public health • Construct and evaluate statistical models for descriptive and causal inference using cross-sectional and longitudinal data • Assess, interpret and critique quantitative research findings from academic research and public health interventions • Communicate quantitative results and quality of inferences drawn for a variety of linear and non-linear models used in public health
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PUBH 6412 Quantitative Methods_Syllabus_Dec 2015.docx
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Course Reviewer Comments
Thu, 07 Jan 2016 14:49:44 GMT
course content expanded and course becomes 3 credits (from 2 credits).