Academic Calendar - 2019

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2019
Western Main Campus

Epidemiology 4600A

INTRODUCTION TO HEALTH ECONOMICS


A course focusing on the economics concepts and methods relevant to understand health policy decisions from an economic perspective. This course will cover following topics: microeconomic tools for health economics, demand for and supply of healthcare, health insurance, market failure in the health sector and methods of economic evaluation.

Prerequisite(s): Biostatistics 3100A and Epidemiology 3200A, with a minimum mark of 70% in each.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY C i  
Subject Code: EPID

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