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Last approved: Mon, 11 Apr 2016 09:05:06 GMT

Last edit: Thu, 17 Mar 2016 20:53:24 GMT

Milken Institute School of Public Health
Public Health (PUBH)
PUBH
6412
Global Health Quantitative Research Methods
GH Quant Research Methods
Fall 2016
0,3
Course Type
Laboratory
Lecture
Default Grading Method
Letter Grade

No
No
PUBH 6002 and PUBH 6410
Corequisites

30

Frequency of Offering

Term(s) Offered

Are there Course Equivalents?
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No
Fee Type


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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

Course Attribute


ebrunori (Thu, 07 Jan 2016 14:49:44 GMT): course content expanded and course becomes 3 credits (from 2 credits).
Key: 7033