Health & Health Care Policy

Health Services Management Centre, School of Social Policy

College of Social Sciences


Code 16532

Level of study Third/Final year

Credit value 20

Semester 1

Module description

This module critically examines health and health care policy issues. It covers a range of issues, which can be followed up in greater detail in assignments and option modules. The course covers issues such as health inequalities, mental health, healthcare for older people, healthcare for people with disabilities and the power of the medical profession.