Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 32 hours: 1 hour lecture and 1 hour tutorial per week plus four blocks of 2 hour computing practicals |
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
CoordinatorDr Enes Makalic
Melbourne School of Population and Global Health
Currently enrolled students:
This subject is compulsory for students enrolled in the Master of Public Health, Master of Epidemiology and the Master of Science (Epidemiology). Students should enrol in this subject early in their program of study.
At the completion of the subject, students should be able to:
- Summary measures of statistical distributions
BR Kirkwood and JAC Sterne, Essential Medical Statistics Second Edition, Blackwell Science, 2003.
Students need to purchase the Stata statistical software package Survey Design and Analysis Services Pty Ltd www.survey-design.com.au
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Upon completion of this subject students will have developed skills in:
|Links to further information:||http://www.mspgh.unimelb.edu.au|
Master of Adolescent Health & Welfare |
Master of Adolescent Health & Wellbeing
Master of Epidemiology
Master of Public Health
Master of Science (Epidemiology)
Doctor of Medicine
Electives in the Master of Veterinary Public Health (Emergency Animal Disease)
Environment and Public Health
Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Gender and Women's Health
Health Economics and Economic Evaluation
Health Program Evaluation
Health Social Sciences
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