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221.706.81 MANAGEMENT OF HEALTH SYSTEMS IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES I

Discontinued

Department:
International Health
Term:
3rd term
Credits:
2 credits
Academic Year:
2013 - 2014
Location:
Internet
Grading Restriction:
Letter Grade or Pass/Fail
Course Instructor:
  • Melvyn Thorne

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Prerequisite:

Introduction to Online Learning.

Description:

Presents and interrelates the historic development of basic health services and the origins of modern management thought. Provides examples of successful management innovations and issues in and constraints to improving health services management in the Third World, emphasizing immunization management, rehydration/diarrhea control, maternal-child/family planning, and primary health care programs.

Methods of Assessment:

Method of student evaluation based on individual exercises, term paper, final exam, and class participation.

Multiterm:
Instructor Consent:

No consent required

Special Comments:

Grades and credit given at end of 4th term.