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NUR8060 Health Policy Analysis and Review

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Sciences
School or Department : Nursing and Midwifery
Version produced : 21 April 2014

Requisites

Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: MNRS or PDEV or SING

Synopsis

This post graduate course focuses on health policy from the perspectives of history, development, critical analysis and review. It will facilitate the student to develop an understanding of how health policies are developed and how they impact on both the delivery and the receipt of health care. Students will be guided in how to conduct a critical evaluation and review of a health policy utilising a Policy Analysis Framework. Using this analysis, students will then develop recommendations to improve the structure and application of the policy to health care outcomes.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2013 External