Health Economic Evaluation (PUBH5302)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit aims to develop students' knowledge and skills of economic evaluation as an aid to priority setting in health care. This unit covers: principles of economic evaluation; critical appraisal guidelines; measuring and valuing benefits; methods of costing; modeling in economic evaluation. The workshops consist of interactive lectures and class exercises.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information

Classes

2x 2day compulsory workshops

Assessment

assignment 1 (40%), assignment 2 (60%)

Textbooks

A course manual will be provided to each student.

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

((PUBH5010 or CEPI5100) and PUBH5018) or (HPOL5001 as a prerequisite and HPOL5003 as a co-requisite)

Corequisites

Prerequisites: ((PUBH5010 or CEPI5100) and PUBH5018) or (HPOL5001 as a prerequisite and HPOL5003 as a co-requisite)

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.