Application Reference EU Code: 12.7
Website Reference: AA004
Duration (in semesters): 'Three semesters
Credit per Semester: 28-30 ECTS
Understand the epidemiologic approach in defining and estimating the occurrence of morbidity, mortality and other health related phenomena in human population and the understanding of the types, strengths and limitations of epidemiological study designs including the interpretation of epidemiological information; Describe the interrelationship between behavioural sciences and community medicine and understand the major concepts related to behavioural sciences including describing the main determinants of health behaviour; Recognize environmental, behavioural, nutritional and reproductive related factors that affect the health status of an individual, a family, or a community at large; Understand the application of statistics in health science and explain the main uses of statistical methods in the broader field of health care and acquire the knowledge of methods of collection; and handling of existing data; Have a firm foundation in the principles and tools of management as applied to health services with emphasis to practical skills in identifying and addressing management problems; Acquire tools for analyzing health services and policies with regard to their development, organization, economics and financing; Acquire practical skills in planning, implementing and reporting health research using both qualitative and quantitative research methods.
- Structure and contents (i.e. subjects covered):
Pedagogy, Research Methods, Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Health Service Management, Environmental Health, Behavioural Health Science, buy generic levitra online. #Levitra canada. best place to buy levitra online. Principles of Health Economics, Health Leadership, Reproductive Health, Public Health Nutrition, Thesis/Project/Comprehensive Exam.
- Learning outcomes:
The skill to understand and describe the size and nature of health and related problems of a community, and has the capacity to describe and elucidate the natural history of these problems in individuals and communities; The skill to identify causes of health and related problems and, assess the relative and absolute importance of these problems; Ability to design and implement appropriate health generic fluconazole. #Buy Diflucan Online. fluconazole reviews. programs and projects for addressing the identified and prioritized health problems and to evaluate the effectiveness of both new and existing interventions by applying proper analysis of their social, cultural and political context; Ability to understand the diverse process of empowerment and community development and has the appropriate skill to work for their implementation; Capacity to advance and apply new knowledge in the areas of public health and population to the solution of pressing public health problems; Concern for improving the overall public health services and policy issues within the country and has the skills to apply to for mitigating problems in these areas; Ability to apply the principles and tools of management in the planning and program implementation health services; Ability to plan and implement health research using quantitative and qualitative methods. Recognition obtained (by relevant authority, year, etc): Approved in the year 2007 by the Addis Ababa University Senate.