This Study Design in Etiologic Research course from Utrecht University aim is for you to learn about the principles and practice of cohort, case-control and cross-sectional studies. We will discuss design, data collection and outcome measures, as well as the major advantages and disadvantages of the different study designs. The emphasis will be on the application of study design in etiologic research.
This online medical course focuses on the more classical approach but also addresses modern concepts and design options, such as case-cohort designs. Various other study designs will also be discussed, with an emphasis on validity issues.
Study Design in Etiologic Research is part of MSc Epidemiology Postgraduate Online; the online MSc program in Epidemiology offered by Utrecht University, University Medical Center Utrecht, MSc Epidemiology and Elevate Health
- Design of cohort, case-control and cross-sectional studies
- Data collection of the above studies
- Outcome measures of the above studies
- Advantages and disadvantages of the above studies
- 42 days
- 14 hrs/week
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
To enroll in this course, you need:
- A Bachelor’s degree in (bio)medical education or a degree in epidemiology or related subject
- Sufficient proficiency in English reading and writing
International1415 EUR/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1415 EUR for the full programme during 42 days.
EU/EEA1415 EUR/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1415 EUR for the full programme during 42 days.
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