THEORY AND PRACTICE OF HEALTH POLICY
Credit points: 30
In this subject students will develop their analytical and conceptual skills in understanding policy processes. Sessions will focus on in-depth analysis of policy agenda-setting, policy decision, policy delivery & governance, theory & practice.
SchoolSchool of Psychology & Public Health
Subject Co-ordinatorSally Fawkes
Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 6 - Doctoral
Prerequisites Must have passed one of PHE5POL or PHE5HPA or obtained prior approval of subject co-ordinator.
Special conditions offered subject to sufficient enrolment numbers.
|Resource Type||Title||Resource Requirement||Author and Year||Publisher|
|Readings||Public policy: an introduction to the theory and practice of policy analysis||Prescribed||Parsons, W 1995||EDWARD ELGAR|
Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes
01. At the successful completion of this subject you should be able to: Use intellectual independence to think critically, evaluate existing knowledge and ideas, undertake systematic investigation and reflect on theory to generate original knowledge
- Theoretical reflection, debate and inquire
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City, 2016, Week 14-26, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSally Fawkes
Six 1.0 days block mode per study period from week 14 to week 26 and delivered via blended.
"Block mode: students attend 30 hours of lectures over six days."
|One 3,000 to 4,000-word essay of publishable standard||50||01|
|One 30-minute class presentation of a policy analysis||50||01|