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340.810.01 Field Placement Epidemiology

Department:
Epidemiology
Term:
1st term
Credits:
variable credit
Academic Year:
2019 - 2020
Location:
East Baltimore
Auditors Allowed:
No
Grading Restriction:
Pass/Fail
Contact:
Frances Burman
Resources:
Prerequisite:

140.621 or 140.651 and 340.601 or 340.721 or 340.751 (one course each in epidemiology and biostatistics)

Description:

Provides a mechanism for recognizing student work off-site. Students may elect this option to reflect research experiences outside of the on-campus research and analysis positions open to students. International students completing Curricular Practical Training must register for a minimum of one credit while working.

Learning Objectives:

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

  1. Apply epidemiologic methodology and biostatistical theory in actual public health settings.
  2. Perform epidemiologic analysis to existing datasets
  3. Demonstrate professionalism in industry, education, or government agencies
Methods of Assessment:

Completion summary from supervisor

Enrollment Restriction:

Students must gain permission to register for field placement

Instructor Consent:

Consent required for all students

Consent Note:

Consent required for all students

For consent, contact:

FranBurman@jhu.edu

Special Comments:

Please meet with Academic Program Manager (Fran Burman) before registering.