Economic Evaluation: Evaluation & Decision Making for Health Systems in an International Context

  • Master's Program International Health & Social Management
Kennzahl der Lehrveranstaltung
Niveau der Lehrveranstaltung laut Lehrplan
  • Master
Semester in dem die Lehrveranstaltung angeboten wird
  • 2
Anzahl der zugewiesenen ECTS-Credits
  • 5.0
Name des/der Vortragenden
  • Gad Mohamed, MD, MA
  • Dr. Fidler Armin, MD, MPH, MSc
Art der Veranstaltung
  • face-to-face
Voraussetzungen laut Lehrplan
  • none
  • - Priority setting and decision-making in the context of social & health systems
    - Economic analysis and appraisal of international health programs for development
    - Appraisal of conditional cash transfer programs and quasi-experimental design interventions
    - Technical and ethical dimensions and dilemmas of priority setting & rationing
    - Economic analysis both in high and low income health settings and the role of international agencies in international social and health systems performance
    - Case studies on HTA and other methods for economic evaluation at regional, national and international level

    Please be aware that this course requires high level of proficiency in English language. All local students have passed an English language test with at least 90 TOEFL points (internet based) or comparable tests.
Lehr- und Lernformen
  • The course comprises an interactive mix of lectures, discussions and individual and group work.
  • To monitor the students’ learning this course will provide ongoing assignments as a basis for feedback and grading (formative assessment) and/or will evaluate the students learning at the end of the course or an instructional unit via exams, final project reports, essays or seminar papers (summative assessment).
  • English