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NUR8060 Health Policy Analysis and Review

Short Description: Health Policy Analysis &Review
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Nursing and Midwifery
Student contribution band : National Priority - Nursing
ASCED code : 060301 - General Nursing
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 24 May 2019

Requisites

Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: BHEH or MNRS or PDEV or MNSG or GCHH or GDHH or MOHH or GCCO or MCCO or GDCN

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 1, 2019 Online