Health Care Policy and Management University of Tsukuba
1 To understand basic theories of health care policy science and challenges of health systems worldwide.
2 To understand health systems and challenges in Japan.
Goal: To be able to argue issues of health systems based on basic theories from the viewpoint of health policy sciences.
(1) Introduction: health, health care and policy, (2) Determinants of health and policy, (3) Role of state and health system, (4) Japan’s health care provision system, (5) Japan’s health care financing system, (6) Practice of health policy sciences, (7) Topics in global health policy, (8) Health policy process, (9) Health planning and management, (10) Health policies beyond health care policy.
Lectures in this course will be delivered on on-demand online basis. Access the lectures through Manaba system.
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Online Course Requirement
Kondo Masahide,Okubo Reiko
Contact the instructor to obtain permission before taking the course. Identical to 0ATHE22.
Lecture is conducted in English.
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