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HEAPH03 Health Care Systems and Management 5 op
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Master's Degree Programme in Health Sciences


Strategic themes: Internationalisation

Learning outcomes

After the successful completion of the course, the students will
• be familiar with the structure and function of national and international health care systems.
• understand the various financing strategies of health care systems.
• know the organization of health care and management systems.
• understand the quality of care and integrated delivery systems.


• Situational analysis of population health needs, services, resources and environment
• Alternative approaches to health promotion
• Various level of approaches to health policy and planning
• Organization of health care and multi-sectoral approach to health
• Health care financing options
• Multinational organizations and their impact in health policy formulation
• Access and quality of health care
• Organization of health care delivery
• Information management system
• Health care and management

Teaching methods

Classroom work max 48 h

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in course work 
In English
Further information 

•   Active participation in lectures (min 75%)

•   Active participation in PBL sessions

•   Active participation in seminar/group work

•   Passing the exam


Numeric 1-5.

Study materials

Announced in the teaching schedule

Further information

Minimum number of students: 8 (else the course will be cancelled), maximum number of students: 32

Belongs to following study modules

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