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PUBH203 Health Policy and Politics

Analysis of health policymaking processes, and approaches to organising, financing and providing health care in New Zealand and overseas, with reference to public policy, politics, economics and management.

Paper title Health Policy and Politics
Paper code PUBH203
Subject Public Health
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $882.15
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,500.00

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Prerequisite
108 points
Restriction
HEAL 203
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Contact
alison.crossan@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Convenor: Associate Professor Sarah Derrett
Paper Structure
Assessment:
  • Assignment 1 20%
  • Assignment 2 30%
  • Exam 50%
Textbooks
No textbook required
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Information literacy.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper should be able to
  1. Demonstrate an understanding of the process and politics of health policymaking
  2. Demonstrate an understanding of frameworks for analysing health policy and health systems
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of the various means by which health services are organised, funded and delivered in different countries
  4. Analyse and discuss various health policy issues and cases

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Timetable

Second Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Monday 11:00-11:50 28-34, 36-41
Tuesday 11:00-11:50 28-34, 36-41

Tutorial

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend one stream from
T1 Wednesday 10:00-10:50 29, 31, 33, 36, 38, 40
T2 Wednesday 14:00-14:50 29, 31, 33, 36, 38, 40

Analysis of health policymaking processes, and approaches to organising, financing and providing health care in New Zealand and overseas, with reference to public policy, politics, economics and management.

Paper title Health Policy and Politics: Global and Local
Paper code PUBH203
Subject Public Health
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Prerequisite
108 points
Restriction
HEAL 203
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Contact
alison.crossan@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Convenors: Sarah Derrett
Jen Moore
Paper Structure
Assessment:
  • Assignment 1 20%
  • Assignment 2 30%
  • Exam 50%
Textbooks
No textbook required
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Information literacy.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper should be able to
  1. Demonstrate an understanding of the process and politics of health policymaking
  2. Demonstrate an understanding of frameworks for analysing health policy and health systems
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of the various means by which health services are organised, funded and delivered in different countries
  4. Analyse and discuss various health policy issues and cases

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Timetable

First Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Tuesday 09:00-09:50 9-13, 15-22
AND
B1 Thursday 09:00-09:50 9-13, 15-22

Tutorial

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend one stream from
A1 Friday 10:00-10:50 10, 12, 15, 17, 19, 21
A2 Friday 14:00-14:50 10, 12, 15, 17, 19, 21