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340.717.01 HEALTH SURVEY RESEARCH METHODS

Department:
Epidemiology
Term:
2nd term
Credits:
4 credits
Academic Year:
2012 - 2013
Location:
East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • Tu Th,  1:30 - 3:20pm
Auditors Allowed:
Yes, with instructor consent
Grading Restriction:
Letter Grade or Pass/Fail
Contact:
Vivian Go
Course Instructors:

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Prerequisite:

340.601 or 340.751 (one course in epidemiologic methods) and 140.621 or 140.651.

Description:

Presents health survey design; sampling methodologies; questionnaire construction and administration; interviewing; coding procedures;. Intended for advanced students.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

  1. develop, test, revis, and administer a questionnaire
  2. aplly appropriate multi-stage sampling methods for community-based surveys
  3. document study procedures specific to survey development and implementation
  4. discuss ethical issues of survey research
Methods of Assessment:

Student evaluation based on participation in all aspects of a field research project designated by the instructor, exercises, and a report.

Instructor Consent:

Consent required for some students

Consent Note:

limit of three auditors

For consent, contact:

vgo@jhsph.edu