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QSR06 Healthcare: Problems and Potential 5 ECTS
Period I Period II Period II Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
MDP in Quantitative Social Research
School of Social Sciences and Humanities

Learning outcomes

This class explores the political and economic issues involved in understanding health care policy, with a focus on comparisons between policy in the United States and in the Nordic countries. Students will use economics and political science to understand the differences between private and public health insurance systems and examine the advantages and disadvantages in each.

General description

Healthcare: Problems and Potential course will be offered at UTA Summer School 17 - 21 August 2015.

Healthcare: Problems and Potential course will also be organised in period III and IV for the degree students in the Master's programme in Quantitative Social Research. Some places available for other students.

Enrolment for University Studies

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Katri Sieberg, Teacher responsible


25-Jan-2016 – 16-May-2016
Mon 25-Jan-2016 - 1-Feb-2016 weekly at 10-12, Linna building K109
Mon 22-Feb-2016 - 21-Mar-2016 weekly at 10-12, Linna building K109, Please note exception: 29.2. lecture will be in Linna building K110
Mon 11-Apr-2016 - 16-May-2016 weekly at 10-12, Linna building K109