PBH 410 - Public Health Research Methods

3 credits (PREREQUISITES: ENG 101, 3 ADDITIONAL CREDITS IN COMPOSITION, PBH 200 and PBH 199.)

This course introduces students to research design, data collection and research methods. Students will examine the existing body of public health research literature and critically examine the methodologies used. Students will explore various public health research approaches and understand the advantages and drawbacks of each approach. Students will gain practical quantitative and qualitative research skills through the development of a research proposal. Cross-referenced with HSC 420. RE (F, Sp)