This module will introduce the student to both the domains of policy making in general and health policy making in particular. We will examine the predominant state and international, public-private and multilateral stakeholders of health policy and the ways in which health and well-being policies are implemented.
A Identify and evaluate the rational policy model.
B Identify how policy making is a political process.
C Discuss how power is embedded in policy-making.
D Employ a stakeholder analysis and describe the value of stakeholder agendas.
E List the challenges in appropriate health care policy-making and implementation.
Lecture, discussion, debates and videos.