PUBLIC HEALTH POLICY

CPH4POL

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject, China Health Program students are equipped with the knowledge and skills needed to participate competently in the development, implementation and analysis of health policy at a level appropriate to a generalist public health practitioner. Students will analyse the impact of the major state, national and international institutions and arrangements on health policy making; locate the factors in the contemporary public policy environment and political landscape which influence health policy making; demonstrate familiarity with the arguments and the politics associated with major contemporary health policy issues; demonstrate competence in policy analysis, policy development and policy advocacy skills needed to achieve public health objectives. This subject is taught in Mandarin and English as part of the China Health Program.

SchoolPsychology and Public Health

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorGeorge Liu

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

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

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Health policy in and for China

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorLin V, Guo Y, Legge D, Wu QH

Year2010

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherPeking University Medical Press

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Analyse and critically review the development of health care in China since 1949 and contemporary policy environments.
02. Synthesise arguments associated with major contemporary health policy issues in China and current themes in international policy debates.
03. Evaluate complex ideas (such as major international institutions and arrangements that shape health policy
04. Demonstrate competence in policy analysis, policy development and policy advocacy
05. Reflect critically on self-image as policy practitioners and participants in policy making process

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China (Harbin Medical Uni), 2021, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGeorge Liu

Class requirements

Block ModeWeek: 0 - 0
Ten 5.00 h block mode per study period on weekdays during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.
Teaching hours are extended to allow bilingual delivery

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Group project exercise and presentation (1000-word equivalence/member)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5
2500-word major policy project final reportN/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5
Two 600-word policy analyses (1200-word in total)N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

China (Harbin Medical Uni), 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGeorge Liu

Class requirements

Block ModeWeek: 0 - 0
Ten 5.00 h block mode per study period on weekdays during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.
Teaching hours are extended to allow bilingual delivery

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Group project exercise and presentation (1000-word equivalence/member)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5
2500-word major policy project final reportN/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5
Two 600-word policy analyses (1200-word in total)N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

China (Harbin Medical Uni), 2021, Week 01-15, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGeorge Liu

Class requirements

Block ModeWeek: 0 - 0
Ten 5.00 h block mode per study period on weekdays during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.
Teaching hours are extended to allow bilingual delivery

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Group project exercise and presentation (1000-word equivalence/member)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5
2500-word major policy project final reportN/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5
Two 600-word policy analyses (1200-word in total)N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

China (Harbin Medical Uni), 2021, Week 10-25, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGeorge Liu

Class requirements

Block ModeWeek: 0 - 0
Ten 5.00 h block mode per study period on weekdays during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.
Teaching hours are extended to allow bilingual delivery

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Group project exercise and presentation (1000-word equivalence/member)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5
2500-word major policy project final reportN/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5
Two 600-word policy analyses (1200-word in total)N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

China (Harbin Medical Uni), 2021, Week 20-24, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGeorge Liu

Class requirements

Block ModeWeek: 0 - 0
Ten 5.00 h block mode per study period on weekdays during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.
Teaching hours are extended to allow bilingual delivery

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Group project exercise and presentation (1000-word equivalence/member)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5
2500-word major policy project final reportN/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5
Two 600-word policy analyses (1200-word in total)N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

China (Harbin Medical Uni), 2021, Week 33-42, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGeorge Liu

Class requirements

Block ModeWeek: 0 - 0
Ten 5.00 h block mode per study period on weekdays during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.
Teaching hours are extended to allow bilingual delivery

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Group project exercise and presentation (1000-word equivalence/member)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5
2500-word major policy project final reportN/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5
Two 600-word policy analyses (1200-word in total)N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

China (Harbin Medical Uni), 2021, Week 48-02, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGeorge Liu

Class requirements

Block ModeWeek: 0 - 0
Ten 5.00 h block mode per study period on weekdays during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.
Teaching hours are extended to allow bilingual delivery

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Group project exercise and presentation (1000-word equivalence/member)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5
2500-word major policy project final reportN/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5
Two 600-word policy analyses (1200-word in total)N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5