HINF 381

Epidemiology, Population Health and Public Health

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-2

An introduction to the principles and methods of epidemiology particularly as they apply to population health. Topics may include: measurements of disease occurrence, study designs (cohort, case-control, randomized clinical trials), surveillance systems, population health, public health information systems for infectious and chronic diseases, health promotion and disease prevention issues.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of HINF 381, HINF 380.


  • 1.5 units of STAT courses.

Undergraduate course in Health Information Science offered by the School of Health Information Science in the Faculty of Human and Social Development.

Fall 2017 Spring 2018 Summer 2018

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