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Practice of Epidemiologic Analysis, Short Course

  • Application Deadline
  • 4 days
University rank #68 (ARWU) Rotterdam, Netherlands
This is a Practice of Epidemiologic Analysis course at Erasmus University Rotterdam  in which the theoretical background and practical application of basic epidemiologic analytic tools is discussed. 
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Special attention will be paid on issues such as normalization, standardization, and categorization, combining multiple variables, combining multiple sources etc. The goal of the Practice of Epidemiologic Analysis course at Erasmus University Rotterdam  is to provide students with the understanding and tools to perform epidemiologic data analysis.


  • To gain a better understanding of issues concerned with categorization and dichotomization of variables
  • To better understand the usage of normalization and standardization
  • To learn different methods to combine data from multiple sources

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 4 days
  • Credits
    0.7 alternative credits

    EC points

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • Epidemiology
  • Methodology
  • Clinical Research
  • Clinical Epidemiology


Participant profile

The course is particularly intended for students who have completed their data collection and move towards data analysis. No prior knowledge is required although understanding of basic epidemiology is helpful.

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • None, though basic understanding of epidemiology is helpful.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    470 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 470 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 4 days.
  • EU/EEA

    470 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 470 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 4 days.
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Living costs for Rotterdam

  • 760 - 1270 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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