Courses Details

HBEHED639: Mixed Methods Research Designs And Applications

  • Graduate level
  • Residential
  • Winter term(s) for residential students;
  • 3 credit hour(s) for residential students;
  • Instructor(s): K. Rivet Amico (Residential);
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Advisory Prerequisites: Intro to BioSTATS recommended
  • Undergraduates are allowed to enroll in this course.
  • Description: To provide the background rationale and tools to understand mixed methods (MM) designs – MM rationale, advantages, implementation and practical strategies for conducted MM research. Students will use this information and skills to propose their own novel MM study in an area of interest in public health.
  • Learning Objectives: Profession & Science of Public Health 3. Explain the role of quantitative and qualitative methods and sciences in describing and assessing a population’s health 5. Explain the critical importance of evidence in advancing public health knowledge Factors Related to Human Health 12. Explain an ecological perspective on the connections among human health, animal health and ecosystem health (e.g., One Health)
K. Rivet Amico