- Health, society and the role of government
- The policy process and the policy cycle
- Identifying issues for policy
- Health policy design
- Health policy implementation
- Health care as a system
- The Australian health care system
- Globalisation and health care systems
- Privatisation, politics
- Power and professionalism
- Development and aid and equity in health care
- Resources and Links
- Assignment 1 - Essay (20%)
- Assignment 2 - Invigilated Exam (40%)
- Assignment 3 - Report (40%)
Textbooks are subject to change within the academic year. Students are advised to purchase their books no earlier than one to two months before the start of a subject
No eligibility requirements
No special requirements
This subject was previously known as HTHM801 Health Policy.
Understanding the influence of actors, power relations, politics, social determinants and evidence on policies and decision making in relation to health care system.
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