Classes will take place on the UBC Point Grey campus for both traditional and distributed learning formats.
A typical schedule will be as follows:
|Term I (Sept)||Term II (Jan)||Summer (May)||Term III (Sept)||Term IV (Jan)|
|SPPH 508 (Practicum) may be taken in Term IV, the summer, or part-time in terms II-III or terms III-IV.**|
|SPPH 502 Epidemiological Methods I||SPPH 500 Analytic
Methods in Epidemiological Research
|Elective(s) can be taken||*SPPH 503 Epidemiological Methods II (DL) or Elective||*SPPH 503 Epidemiological Methods II (traditional) or Elective|
|SPPH 400 Statistics for
|SPPH 540 Program Planning and Evaluation (new title) or SPPH 547 Health Care Priority Setting (DL only, previously 581D)
||Elective||Term IV may be optional depending on student choices regarding scheduling and the practicum|
|SPPH 525 Issues and Concepts in
|SPPH 526 Leadership
In Public Health
|SPPH 524 Core Biological Concepts of Public Health Diseases||Elective||Elective|
* SPPH 503 is only a required course for MPH students starting September 2013 onwards.
** Students must complete their practicum prior to one week before the end of their final courses in order for the practicum period to be student loan-eligible. Depending on the timing of the practicum, the program may or may not require a fourth term.
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