Survey and Research Methods
Designing, administering, and analyzing data collection instruments for research and evaluation in public health. Quantitative and qualitative methods.
HLTH
618
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesNone
 TaughtWinter
Course Outcomes: 


Study Designs

At the completion of the course, students will be able to select appropriate study designs.

Sample Size

At the completion of the course, students will be able to calculate an appropriate sample size.

Sampling Methods

At the completion of the course, students will be able to select appropriate sampling methods.

Data Collection Instruments

At the completion of the course, students will be able to create data collection instruments for focus groups and surveys.

Data Collection

At the completion of the course, students will be able to collect data using focus groups and surveys.

Data Analysis

At the completion of the course, students will be able to analyze data from surveys and focus groups.

Ethical Principles

At the completion of the course, students will be able to discuss ethical principles, including conducting research with ethnic or underserved populations, as they apply to research.

Research Report

At the completion of the course, students will be able to write a research report based on data collected.