The world is paying close attention to the outbreak of novel coronavirus (COVID-19), following its emergence in December 2019 in Wuhan, China. With the outbreak of a novel coronavirus declared a public health emergency of international concern by the World Health Organization, people worldwide are working to address it. In this short course, you'll learn the origin, causes, and prevention of COVID-19. The course was created by Jasmine St. Cyr. Jasmine recently graduated from the University of Massachusetts with a degree in Public health. Is such an honour to have her share with us everything there is to know about COVID-19.