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Public Health Economics


Course Details


Course/Module Code

UZVSMP-15-M

Level

M

Fees

19-20 Non-accredited 15 credits

£535.00

Unassessed

19-20 Accedited 15 credits

£710.00

Assessed

Course Dates

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Course Dates

Course Information : Submission Date: sometime during week commencing 23rd March 2020 (exact date to be confirmed by Module Leader).

Venue

FRENCHAY CAMPUS

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Attendance days for the course

Friday - 24 January 2020FRENCHAY CAMPUS13:30 - 16:30
Friday - 31 January 2020FRENCHAY CAMPUS13:30 - 16:30
Friday - 07 February 2020FRENCHAY CAMPUS13:30 - 16:30
Friday - 14 February 2020FRENCHAY CAMPUS13:30 - 16:30
Friday - 21 February 2020FRENCHAY CAMPUS13:30 - 16:30
Friday - 28 February 2020FRENCHAY CAMPUS13:30 - 16:30
Friday - 06 March 2020FRENCHAY CAMPUS13:30 - 16:30
Friday - 13 March 2020FRENCHAY CAMPUS13:30 - 16:30

Applications

University

Campus

Frenchay

Careers/further study

Can contribute towards MSc Public Health

Content

  • The process of economic evaluation for public health programme evaluation.
  • Critique techniques of economic evaluation as part of the evidence base for public health.
  • Costs and outcomes in economic evaluation.
  • Critique of economic evaluation studies.

Course Director

Dr Richard Kimberlee

Introduction

Whilst studying this 15 credit, Public Health Economics masters level module, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a comprehensive knowledge of the principles of health economics as a basis for gathering and interpreting evidence.
  • Demonstrate a systematic understanding and critical awareness of the nature of economic evidence currently used as a basis for public health policy and practice.
  • Reflect upon and demonstrate a critical understanding of utilitarianism as the ethical basis of economics as a discipline.

Learning and Teaching

A variety of learning approaches will be taken in which students will receive some face-to-face contact during the semester, learning resources on UWE online, group discussion boards and a tutor support system.

Telephone

+44 (0)117 32 81158

Title

15 credit Masters level module


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