118.169 Epidemiology
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2020S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC
TUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to

  • explain, demonstrate and analyse basic deterministic and stochastic models for the spread of directly transmitted or vector-transmitted infections,
  • explain the epidemiological concept of the basic reproduction number, to calculate this number and use it in models,
  • calculate and express the effect of vaccination and other measures to eliminate infection from a population, and
  • outline the ideas and methods used to prove the central theorems.

Subject of course

Basic deterministic and stochastic models for the spread of directly transmitted or vector-transmitted infections.

Teaching methods

Lecture

Mode of examination

Written

Additional information

Block-Lehrveranstaltung voraussichtlich bis etwa Ende Mai.
Die angegebene Zeit ist eine Rahmenzeit und beinhaltet auch ausreichende Pausen.
Um rechtzeitige Anmeldung zu dieser Vorlesung (per TISS) wird gebeten!

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Tue14:00 - 17:0003.03.2020 - 10.03.2020Sem.R. DA grün 05 ---
Epidemiology - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Tue03.03.202014:00 - 17:00Sem.R. DA grün 05 ---
Tue10.03.202014:00 - 17:00Sem.R. DA grün 05 ---

Examination modalities

Written exam

 

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.01.2020 00:00 01.03.2020 23:55 15.03.2020 23:55

Curricula

Literature

Die an der Vorlesung teilnehmenden und angemeldeten Studierenden erhalten Handouts.

Previous knowledge

Analysis, Differentialgleichungen, Lineare Algebra, Wahrscheinlichkeitsrechnung.

Language

German