HED 4050 INTRODUCTION TO RESEARCH IN PUBLIC HEALTH (3 credits)
This course will assist students to develop the basic skills to read and evaluate applied research to address contemporary problems in public health. The course will provide an introduction to proposal writing, data collection, research design, statistical analysis, computer application, and writing of research reports. Unique problems associated with data collection in public health settings such as public health departments, neighborhood health centers, and community based organizations will be addressed.
Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): Junior standing