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Overview

This course will introduce students to the burden of infectious or communicable disease worldwide. Students will learn about the theory of transmission modes, surveillance, outbreak investigation, current disease prevention, control and management strategies, and emerging and re-emerging infections. Key case studies covering different types of communicable diseases will be used to illustrate these important concepts. Current and future challenges in communicable disease control will be highlighted.

Faculty

Faculty of Medicine

Study Level

Undergraduate

Offering Terms

Term 1

Campus

Kensington

Delivery Mode

Fully online

Indicative contact hours

4

Course Outline

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Fees

Pre-2019 Handbook Editions

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