2012/02/07-14: Global Health Policy (Course 7021-12-00-00)
Maximilian de Courten, Copenhagen School of Global Health, SUND
Time and place:
See "Details" box to the right.
In this subject, students learn about institutions and frameworks for global health policy, national health development and global health governance, improving health services, making and implementing policies in a global context, and health policy changes and challenges.
This subject is designed as an overview of the historical and institutional underpinnings of global health policy, as well as the current debates in the field.
On successful completion of this subject students should be able to:
- Demonstrate an understanding of the tensions and
debates in global health policy and how they influence present course of
- Apply the capacity for critical assessment of
contemporary trends and developments in global health policy
- Know how to engage with health policy making at
the global level
Students will be expected to be familiar with basic frameworks of public health policy before commencing the course. Students are expected to have either undertaken previous coursework on health policy, or have had working experience in global health.
Register for this course through the University of Copenhagen online registration system here http://phdkursus.sund.ku.dk/frontPlanner/DetailKursus.aspx?id=95853.
Participation in this course gives 6 ECTS points. If you have questions about this course, please write to Annette Lemmens at the e-mail address indicated below.