Health Care Resources and Systems (HSBH1009)

UNIT OF STUDY

The unit of study comprises three modules: Health care systems - provides foundational knowledge about the Australian health care system in an international context. Approaches to health policy - introduces students to the key approaches and concepts in health policy analysis and applies them to contemporary challenges in Australian health policy. Key challenges in health care resources and systems - outlines key challenges for analysis.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information

Classes

2x1-hr lectures/week, 1-hr tutorial/week

Assessment

online quizzes (30%), team project (30%) and final exam (40%)

Textbooks

Palmer, G. R., & Short, S. D. (2014). Health care and public policy: An Australian analysis (5th ed.). Melbourne: Palgrave Macmillan

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.