Course Catalog » Global Health Sciences 255

Subject: Global Health Sciences
Course Number: 255
Course Title: Global Health Economics Doctoral Seminar
Units: 2
School: Global Health
Department: Global Health Sciences

Course Description: This course examines the economics of health and health care as it applies to global health. Students will be introduced to an economic conceptual framework for thinking about the challenges of health improvement in poor countries. The course will survey a range of topics related to determinants of health and the organization, delivery, and financing of health care.
Prerequisites: None
Restrictions: First- and second-year PhD in Global Health Sciences students or consent of instructor.
Activities: Lecture, Seminar

Instructor of Record: J. White
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Winter
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade
Graduate Division course: No
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? Yes
Repeat course for credit? No