GSPH 339 Nutrients and their Metabolism

Nutrient utilization: digestion, absorption and metabolism, metabolic relationships among carbohydrates, proteins and fat in the major body tissues, differences in digestibility of foods and physiologic  implications, influence of food and non-...

GSPH 339 Nutrients and their Metabolism

Nutrient utilization: digestion, absorption and metabolism, metabolic relationships among carbohydrate, protein and fat in the major tissues of the body Reading List.

GSPH 338 Solid Waste Management

The course will examine the following:
Definition: Waste, refuse, rubbish, recycling, waste management.
Classification of solid wastes by characteristics and source. Sources of solid waste generation: domestic, commercial, industrial, agricultural, hospital...

GSPH 337 Information Security

Information security management;  information security culture; misuse and abuse of computer systems; computer ethics and security; authorization and access control; malicious software in ubiquitous computing; statistical database security; copy...

GSPH 336 Water Supply and Treatment

Definition: Water resources, source of supply, portability, safeness etc.
Sources of Water Supply (Water resources): Sources: Surface water (rivers, lakes, dams, ponds, lagoons, sea water); Ground water (springs, water table); Rain water.
Uses of Water...

GSPH 335 Health Data Management

Analysing public health data; validity of ICD 10 Hospital discharge data, applied spatial statistics for public health data, analysis of hospital data of chronic diseases such as cancer, diabetes.

GSPH 335 Health Data Management

Collection, organization, analysis and presentation of health care data; vital and public health statistics; calculation of health care specific statistics, hospital utilization; mortality rates, autopsy rates, outpatient statistics; preparation of...

GSPH 334 Geographic Information Systems I

Definition of geographical information system; spatial data; database management; data input and editing; data analysis; data editing; data quality issues; GIS project editing and management, use of GISs in surveillance and monitoring vector-borne diseases,...

GSPH 333 Database Management System I

The evolution of database systems, early database management systems, overview of database management system components, the storage manager, the query manager, the client server architecture. Introduction to Data Protection, overview of storage technology,...

GSPH 332 Integrated Disease Surveillance Systems

Overview of surveillance,  importance of surveillance, standard case definitions, standard methods for reporting priority diseases district –level indicators for monitoring quality of surveillance and response at the health facility, community...