College of Public Health students graduating

CPH 643

Course Information

Credit Hours: 3

Measuring Health Behavior

This course focuses on measurement, the key component of research, and focuses on survey research. Ultimately this course emphasizes how to do research rather than what to research. Topics cover the capstone research process including theoretical framework, research design, ethical considerations, and rudimentary survey statistics. The goal of the course is to train the student in how to measure human behavior both responsibly and effectively. Prereq: Enrollment in the MPH or DrPH program, or consent of instructor.