Graduate Course Descriptions

The following directory lists the graduate courses which the University expects to offer, although the University in no way guarantees that all such courses will be offered in any given academic year, and reserves the right to alter the list if conditions warrant. Click on the links below for a list of courses in that subject area. You may then click “View Classes” to see scheduled classes for individual courses.

5408. Introduction to Epidemiology and Biostatistics I

3.00 credits

Prerequisites: Open to students admitted to MPH program, others with consent of instructor (RG 3213).

Grading Basis: Graded

This is the first of a two-course sequence introducing students to concepts and methods of epidemiology, biostatistics and public health research. Topics include nature of variability, common probability distributions, causal reasoning, control of bias and confounding, descriptive and analytic design of observational and experimental studies, principles of disease screening and clinical efficacy.


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Term Class Number Campus Instruction Mode Instructor Section Session Schedule Enrollment Location Grading Basis Notes
Fall 2019 9174 Storrs Distance Learning Wetstone, Scott 001 Reg Th 6:00pm‑9:00pm
17/30 ROWE 320 Graded
Fall 2019 13885 UConn Health Center In Person Wetstone, Scott F40 Reg Th 6:00pm‑9:00pm
28/60 Graded