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Health Care Resources and Systems - HSBH1009

Year - 2018

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.

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

online quizzes (3 X 10%), team project (30%) and final exam (40%)

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


Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Health Sciences
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Junior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
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Unit of Study coordinator: Prof Stephanie Short
HECS Band: 2
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