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11910-01 - Seminar: Current Topics in Epidemiology and Public Health 2 KP

Semester Herbstsemester 2021
Angebotsmuster Jedes Semester
Dozierende Stefanie Knopp (s.knopp@unibas.ch, BeurteilerIn)
Jürg Utzinger (juerg.utzinger@unibas.ch)
Inhalt The seminar will offer the possibility to write your own seminar paper and receive constructive feedback from one of your peers and lecturers.
At the beginning of the term, the lecturers will provide you with a brief guidance on their expectations for the essay topic and structure. Subsequently, you are supposed to write your own seminar paper choosing your own topic related to Public/Global Health. Students will pair-up for a peer-to-peer review process and provide input to their peer’s essay, before each essay is submitted to the lecturers. Finally, the lecturers will review and carefully evaluate your seminar paper and provide general and specific feedback.
Lernziele The main objectives of this course are to develop and improve current scientific writing skills and to provide students with the possibility to provide and receive constructive feedback to their own and their peer’s seminar paper.
Bemerkungen details in ADAM folder
please register with: anja.schreier@swisstph.ch
max. 20 participants
There will be two online appointments with the lecturers in late September or early October. These dates will be communicated once the registration is complete.
Otherwise the essay writing and reviewing is self-study.


Teilnahmebedingungen Not available for Master students in Infection Biology and Epidemiology in combination in the same semester with "Advances in Infection Biology, Epidemiology and Global Public Health"

Students who wish to participate in this course will need to subscribe via MOnA and send an additional email expressing their interest for participation to Anja Schreier (anja.schreier@swisstph.ch).
Students who do not register with Anja Schreier will not be considered for participation!
The number of students for this course is limited to maximum 20. Selection will be based on the date of registration with Anja Schreier.
Anmeldung zur Lehrveranstaltung please register with: anja.schreier@swisstph.ch
Unterrichtssprache Englisch
Einsatz digitaler Medien Online-Veranstaltung


Intervall unregelmässig
Datum 20.09.2021 – 20.12.2021
Zeit Siehe Detailangaben

There will be two online appointments with the lecturers in late September or early October. These dates will be communicated once the registration is complete.

Keine Einzeltermine verfügbar, bitte informieren Sie sich direkt bei den Dozierenden.

Module Doktorat Epidemiologie: Empfehlungen (Promotionsfach Epidemiologie)
Lehrveranstaltungen Masterstudium Infektionsbiologie (Masterstudium: Infektionsbiologie)
Modul: Advances in Epidemiology, Statistics and Global & Public Health (Masterstudium: Epidemiologie)
Modul: Fields: Public Health and Social Life (Master Studiengang African Studies)
Modul: Research Skills (Master Studiengang African Studies)
Vertiefungsmodul Global Europe: Global Ageing and Health (Masterstudium: European Global Studies)
Leistungsüberprüfung Lehrveranst.-begleitend
Hinweise zur Leistungsüberprüfung Concluding assignment:
Each student will:
i) participate at the initial meetings
ii) review the essay of their working partner
iii) write and submit their own short seminar paper with a topic related to Global/Public Health (5-8 pages (double spaced, font size 12), 15-20 references) by the end of the term.
An-/Abmeldung zur Leistungsüberprüfung An-/Abmelden: Belegen resp. Stornieren der Belegung via MOnA
Wiederholungsprüfung keine Wiederholungsprüfung
Skala Pass / Fail
Wiederholtes Belegen beliebig wiederholbar
Zuständige Fakultät Philosophisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Fakultät, studiendekanat-philnat@unibas.ch
Anbietende Organisationseinheit Schweizerisches Tropen- und Public Health-Institut