Core Courses

Teaching sessions will take place in three terms in an academic year. Additional symposia, seminars and workshops will also be offered as non-compulsory sessions to allow more exposure to advanced or related topics. Teaching sessions are usually held in the School of Public Health building at the Prince of Wales Hospital and sometimes in CUHK campus.

Course List

MSc Part-time Year 1

BIOS5001  Introduction to Biostatistics

3 Credit Units

EPID5001  Introduction to Epidemiology

3 Credit Units

EPBI5001  Protocol Development I

1 Credit Unit

BIOS5002  Linear Models

2 Credit Units

EPID5002  Epidemiological Study Designs

2 Credit Units

EPBI5002  Protocol Development II

1 Credit Unit

BIOS5003  Categorical and Survival Data Analysis

3 Credit Units

EPID5003  Analysis of Epidemiological Data

3 Credit Units

MSc Part-time Year 2

BIOS6001  Topics in Linear Models

2 Credit Units

BIOS5005  Clinical Trials

1.5 Credit Units

EPID6001  Appraisal of the Methods of Epidemiological Studies

2 Credit Units

EPID6002  Selected Topics in Epidemiology

1.5 Credit Units

EPBI6900  Research Thesis I

2 Credit Units

EPBI6901  Research Thesis II

5 Credit Units