300.714.01 HEALTH POLICY IV: HEALTH POLICY ANALYSIS AND SYNTHESIS
Lectures, lab exercises, and case studies of policy issues develop expertise in analyzing and synthesizing policy issues and in preparing policy documents.
1. To learn the fundamental strategies and techniques of health policy analysis based on multiple analytic perspectives and frameworks.
2. To develop the skills for preparing effective policy documents.
3. To understand the role of in politics in policy analysis as it applies to policy initiatives to advance population health and health services. Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
- Tuesday 9:00 - 10:20
- Thursday 9:00 - 10:20
Although not formally required, students will be expected to be familiar with materials covered in HP 1-3, biostatistics, epidemiology, health economics, and with basic civics.