HSC 6735: Public Health Research
Course Description for Public Health Research
Public Health Research
Description: This course is a study of the research process and its application to health science. Emphasis will be given to interpreting and evaluating contemporary health-related research reports, and to the components of a research proposal. Class lectures, discussions, student presentations and projects, required readings and outside assignments are designed to assist in building an appreciation of the importance of research in the solution of health problems and acquiring the skills needed to read, comprehend, relate and apply research reported in the health science professional literature.