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313.793.11 EXTENDED EXERCISES IN COST EFFECTIVENESS

Term: Summer Inst. term
Credits: 2 credits
Contact: Pamela Davis
Academic Year: 2013 - 2014
Course Instructor:
Description:

Provides students with experience in seven short exercises that explore a variety of aspects of cost-effectiveness analysis. Students learn how to link all the steps together to complete a full cost-effectiveness analysis from start to finish. During the two day course, students work in Microsoft Excel to setup a workbook that will allow them to complete a cost-effectiveness analysis, manipulate the results to explore multiple possible assumptions, and have the opportunity to share their work in a format that is easily accessible.

Learning Objective(s):
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
perform the technical steps necessary to produce a cost-effectiveness analysis using Microsoft Excel that includes a base-case analysis and univariate sensitivity analysis and that can be shared with other users of Microsoft Excel
interpret the results
write up the results in a format that is useful for decision makers, noting the perspective, the assumptions, the results, and the policy implications

Methods of Assessment: 25% Class participation and 75% a cost-effectiveness analysis due within one month after the conclusion of the course
Location: East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • Mon 06/17/2013 - Tue 06/18/2013
  • Monday 9:00 - 5:00
  • Tuesday 9:00 - 5:00
Enrollment Minimum: 8
Instructor Consent: No consent required
Prerequisite:

313.792

Auditors Allowed: No
Grading Restriction: Letter Grade or Pass/Fail
Special Comments: This course follows the online course Exercises in Cost-Effectiveness.
Frequency Schedule: One Year Only
Next Offered: 2014-2015