Infection Control and Epidemiology

Course Information

Course Code

IC800

Instruction Method

Online – login information will be emailed on the course start date

Fee

$989

Length

16 weeks – 64 credit hours

Instructor(s)

Albert Simhon, PhD, CIC

Learner Outcomes

  • To understand concepts and principles of epidemiology, immunity and immunization
  • To understand the concept of drug resistance
  • To understand and define occupational health and safety
  • To apply and implement Infection Control Program

Evaluation Method

Multiple choice tests, discussion board participation, final essay

Intended For

Infection control practitioners, nurses, medical laboratory technologists, public health investigators, physicians, professionals in communicable disease control, and those preparing for the APIC/CHICA certification exam (CIC designation).

Text Book

Not required

Topics Covered

• Disease process and identification
• Concepts in epidemiology
• Principles of immunity, and immunization
• Control and prevention
• Occupational health and safety
• Resistant organisms
• Implementing Infection Control Program

Infection Control and Epidemiology (IC800)

Courses

CodeCourse TitleFormatTuitionDate(s)Register ByAvailability
IC800-1Infection Control and EpidemiologyOnline$989.00Aug-29-2016 to Dec-16-2016Aug-22-2016Closed
IC800-2Infection Control and EpidemiologyOnline$989.00Jan-30-2017 to May-19-2017Jan-23-2017Open