Course curriculum

  • 1

    How a disease spreads - the basics

    • How does a disease spread?

    • Dynamic models -v- other types of model

    • Why a disease is like a bath-tub !!

    • How the "bathtub" model of infected people works

    • Why a disease is even more like a credit-card !!

    • How the credit-card model of infected people works

    • ... from the SIR model to SEIR, SIRD, SEIRD

    • ... from bath-tub and credit-card models to SIR models and more.

    • "R" (and R0) - the numbers driving how fast a disease spreads