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(SWM518.1) Microeconomics of Healthcare Markets

Explore the origins of health economics, as well as a number of its technicalities.

(SWM518.1) Microeconomics of Healthcare Markets
  • Duration3 weeks
  • Weekly study10 hours

In this course, you’ll be introduced to the concept of health economics, exploring efficiencies in funding arrangements, as well as inequities in information provision and knowledge.

This is the first part of SWM518 Health Economics and Finance. To join this course and program, please apply for a degree in Health Administration, Policy and Leadership or One Health.

Who is the course for?

Those enrolled in postgraduate studies at Murdoch University.

Who will you learn with?

Dr Khurshid Alam is an Associate Professor in Health Economics at the Murdoch Business School. His key areas of research are health financing, health equity, impact evaluation and economic evaluation.

Who developed the course?

Murdoch University

Murdoch University is a public university in Perth, Western Australia.

  • Established1973
  • LocationPerth, Western Australia
  • World rankingTop 410Source: Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020