This module is essential for practicing public health professionals to update their understanding of health situations, emerging and re-emerging illnesses and the effectiveness of interventions. This module will enhance future public health practitioners to be able to conduct systematic research for better understanding of ever-changing public health issues. The completion of this module is the prerequisite for the second semester modules.


This is an essential module to develop the candidates into full-fledged public health personnel ingrained with holistic-viewing culture and dedicated to volunteerism and community service. This module will help the candidates to develop themselves in line with the moral and professional values set by the relevant professional bodies.