3- Course contents:

Topics

Hours of Lectures

ILOs

1-      Types of data

2

A2

2-      Collection of data:

  §   Sampling

  §   Screening

  §   Epidemiological studies

6

A2,B1,C1,C2,C4,C5

3-      Summarization of data:

  • Measures of central tendency
  • Measures of dispersion

4

A2,B2,C2

4-      Presentation of data:

  • Tabular presentation
  • Graphic presentation
  • Mathematical presentation

4

D3,D4

5-      Normal distribution curve

2

D3,D4

6-      Hypothesis testing

2

D1,D5

7-      Analysis of data & tests of significance

4

B2,D3

8-      Vital rates

4

A1,B3,D2

9-      Ethics of research

2

C2,C3,D6

Total

30