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PUBH701 Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Note: This information is for 2014, and may have been updated since the Guide to Enrolment was printed.

Title Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Code PUBH701
Subject Public Health
Points 30 points
Teaching Period(s) First semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZ$) 2,464.50
International Tuition Fees (NZ$) 8,450.00


Principles of epidemiology and biostatistics, including the basic principles and methods of different types of epidemiological studies; the critical appraisal of published research; and the application of epidemiology to public health and disease prevention.

Restrictions: HASC 411, HASX 411

Limited to: MA, MHealSc, MHealSc(Endorsed), MPH, MSc, DPH, PGDipArts, PGDipHealSc, PGDipHealSc(End), PGCertPH(Endorsed)

Notes: (i) Can normally only be taken for the qualifications specified above.

(ii) Familiarity with basic mathematical concepts is essential.


Location Christchurch
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Location Wellington
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Location Dunedin
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Papers limited to certain qualifications may normally be taken only for those qualifications. Some exceptions may be possible; consult Department or School concerned for further information.

Schedule C indicates inclusion in lists of subjects for BCom, BA, BTheol, BCApSc, BSc; limits apply on number of points outside these lists which may be included in each degree.

Location indicates campus at or from which paper is taught.