Global Health Systems and Policy
This course will cover health systems and policy to equip students with a conceptual understanding and a set of tools to address major public health challenges from a health systems and health policy perspective. The unit will provide an understanding of health systems including specific topics such as health workforce, financing, service delivery, information systems and health policy, and how these impact health interventions and health status in countries. A case study approach will then provide students with concrete examples of health systems and policy challenges.
|Faculty||Faculty of Health and Medicine|
|School||School of Medicine and Public Health|
Semester 2 - 2016
Semester 2 - 2016 (Callaghan)
Semester 2 - 2016 (Sydney Elizabeth Street)
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
The course will be designed with 9 Modules, and will have both internal and external delivery modes.
The content of the Modules will include the following:
|Assumed Knowledge||Students will have a qualification or experience in a health related field, and will have an understanding of the basic principles of public health.|
|Timetable||2016 Course Timetables for PUBH6305|