Non-Certificate Courses

Course Name Overview
Multiple Decrement Life Tables

This course introduces the concept of multiple decrement life tables. It provides information on data requirements to construct a multiple decrement life table and provides techniques for computational aspects of life table construction and corresponding summary measures.

Population Analysis for Planners

The purpose of this module is to help planners use population information and analysis to develop, evaluate and revise regional, district and local development plans. The course is intended for planners with limited knowledge of population analysis. It is designed to meet the needs of planners with expertise in a number of areas such as education, health, economic and community development and housing.

The PLACE Course

This course is an introduction to the Priorities for Local AIDS Control Efforts (PLACE) method. PLACE is a rapid assessment tool that applies epidemiologic and social science principles to an assessment of available local and national epidemiologic, geospatial and sociodemographic data in order to identify specific geographic pockets within countries where HIV transmission is most likely to occur.