Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2024Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences (Doctoral Course)
Lecture Code TB112001 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 疫学・疾病制御学特別演習
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Advanced Seminar on Epidemiology,Infectious Disease Control and Prevention
フクマ シンゴ,コ コ,アキタ トモユキ,スギヤマ アヤ
Campus Kasumi Semester/Term 1st-Year,  First Semester,  First Semester
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (1st) Inte
Lesson Style Seminar Lesson Style
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lecture, practice 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 7 : Graduate Special Studies
Course Area(Area) 27 : Health Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 01 : Medical Sciences
Eligible Students Doctor's course students
Keywords Epidemiology, Diseases control and prevention, 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
Criterion referenced
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Students will learn about the epidemiological methodology to analyze large and diverse health and medical data and solve society's health problems. Students will also learn about statistics, data science, clinical medicine, behavioral science, health policy, and health economics.
In practicing epidemiological research, students will acquire the logic and skills to set their own research questions, organize research design, create a research plan, analyze data, and write a paper.

This class contains Review of text or paper, seminar, laboratory experiment, field research, data analysis, seminar etc. under the guidance of supervisor.

The following lecture plan will be modified flexibly according to the students' research topics. 
Class Schedule lesson1:Epidemiological basic theory Ⅰ
lesson2:Epidemiological basic theory Ⅱ
lesson3:Epidemiological basic theory Ⅲ
lesson4:Epidemiological basic theory Ⅳ
lesson5:Epidemiological basic theory Ⅴ
lesson6:Epidemiological basic theory Ⅵ
lesson7:Epidemiological basic theory Ⅶ
lesson8:Epidemiological basic theory Ⅷ
lesson9:Biostatistics I
lesson10:Biostatistics Ⅱ
lesson11:Biostatistics Ⅲ
lesson12:Biostatistics Ⅳ
lesson13:Biostatistics Ⅴ
lesson14:Epidemiological Topics I
lesson15:Epidemiological Topics Ⅱ 
PC or AV used in
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Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
As for seminar presentation, please prepare thoroughly and review the points you received during the seminar. Also, pay attention to other students' presentations and comments on them.
The slides used in the presentation will be evaluated, so please make any revisions after the presentation before submitting.
Requirements None 
Grading Method Report 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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