BIOL 450 Epidemiology

The fundamentals of epidemiology including the measures of mortality and morbidity, indices of community health, screening and population dynamics. Also included are selected studies of infectious disease epidemiology and environmental epidemiology. Prerequisites: BIOL 150/BIOL 150L - General Biology I and Lab, BIOL 305 - General Microbiology and a college introductory statistics course and ENGL 120 - College Composition II or ENGL 121H - Honors Composition II. This course is part of the university's Writing Across the Curriculum/Writing in the Disciplines program. Fall, odd years.