2023-2024 / EPID0750-2

Complement of epidemiology


10h Th, 30h SEM

Number of credits

 Master in public health (120 ECTS) (Transitional programme)5 crédits 


Olivier Bruyère



Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the second semester


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

- Identify, describe, quantify in field epidemiology.
- Analyse, understand and interpret epidemiological data.


Learning outcomes of the learning unit

This course will enable students to acquire knowledge and skills to implement, in the field, increasingly sophisticated methods and tools aimed at addressing increasingly complex phenomena of Public Health, yet requiring often increasingly fast decisions and management. Upon completion of this course, students will understand the reasoning and epidemiological methodology applied in the field.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills


Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Ex cathedra course and individual work

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

Blended learning

Additional information:

Individual work and tutoring sessions

Recommended or required readings

Lecture notes will be available via myULiège.

Exam(s) in session

Any session

- In-person

oral exam

- Remote

oral exam

Written work / report

Additional information:

Integrated assessment exercise in epidemiology 

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course

For the examination procedures, please refer to the official rules available on the University website.


Please, use only your ULiege email address (XXX@student.uliege.be) for any exchange of mails and specify in the subject line of your email the course code (EPID0750).
Professors Jean-Yves REGINSTER, Olivier BRUYÈRE and Dr. Justine SLOMIAN Department of Public Health, Epidemiology and Health Economics CHU SART-TILMAN Bât. B23 Tél. : +32 4 366 32 30 - Fax : +32 4 366 28 12 E-mail : spees@uliege.be Secretary: Fabienne DAMBLON

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