HEALTH SECTOR FINANCE

CPH4HSF

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject, China Health Program students are introduced to topics that include developing budgets and accounting for expenditure in the public sector at state and federal levels; the main sectors of health and health-related public expenditure and analysis of policy issues associated with resource allocation and expenditure control; the application of economic methods for priority setting and program evaluation within the health portfolio; health issues in Commonwealth-State financial relations with reference to experience in other federal systems; and international institutions and conventions and their influence on public financing in Australia. This subject is taught in English and Mandarin.

FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorAdamm Ferrier

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsAustralian health care agreement between the Commonwealth of Australia and the State of Victoria 1 July 1998 to 30 June 2003PrescribedN/AN/A
ReadingsHealth expenditure bulletin no 17PrescribedAustralian Institute of Health and WelfareAIHW, CANBERRA

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China, 2014, Semester 1, Day

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Online enrolmentYes

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Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAdamm Ferrier

Class requirements

Block Mode
One 5.0 days block mode per study period and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
financial acounting exercises (500 words equivalence)20
one 1,500-word seminar presentation and report40
one 2,000-word written assignment40

China, 2014, Semester 2, Day

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Online enrolmentYes

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Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAdamm Ferrier

Class requirements

Block Mode
One 5.0 days block mode per study period and delivered via face-to-face.

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Assessment elementComments%
financial acounting exercises (500 words equivalence)20
one 1,500-word seminar presentation and report40
one 2,000-word written assignment40

China, 2014, Week 01-15, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

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Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAdamm Ferrier

Class requirements

Block Mode
One 5.0 days block mode per study period and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
financial acounting exercises (500 words equivalence)20
one 1,500-word seminar presentation and report40
one 2,000-word written assignment40

China, 2014, Week 10-25, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAdamm Ferrier

Class requirements

Block Mode
One 5.0 days block mode per study period and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
financial acounting exercises (500 words equivalence)20
one 1,500-word seminar presentation and report40
one 2,000-word written assignment40

China, 2014, Week 20-24, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAdamm Ferrier

Class requirements

Block Mode
One 5.0 days block mode per study period and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
financial acounting exercises (500 words equivalence)20
one 1,500-word seminar presentation and report40
one 2,000-word written assignment40

China, 2014, Week 33-42, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAdamm Ferrier

Class requirements

Block Mode
One 5.0 days block mode per study period and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
financial acounting exercises (500 words equivalence)20
one 1,500-word seminar presentation and report40
one 2,000-word written assignment40

China, 2014, Week 48-53, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAdamm Ferrier

Class requirements

Block Mode
One 5.0 days block mode per study period and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
financial acounting exercises (500 words equivalence)20
one 1,500-word seminar presentation and report40
one 2,000-word written assignment40