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Economic Evaluation in Healthcare MSc

Economic Evaluation in Healthcare MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Health Economics

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course has been designed to meet the demand for health economics’ quantitative and analytical skills for decision-making in the healthcare sector. The Economic Evaluation in Healthcare MSc helps you: Develop your analytical and modelling abilities; Understand the background and theoretical foundations of health economics; Recognize the conceptual bases for economic evaluation and advanced quantitative methods relevant to healthcare decision-making; Gain the skills and the experience you need to work as a health economist.

The demand for specialists in health economics continues to increase. Whether you have a quantitative, sciences’ or economics background, the MSC in Economic Evaluation in Healthcare is designed to help you meet that demand. From economic evaluation, health economics and quantitative methods to welfare economics and epidemiology, this course will give you the expertise to pursue a rewarding career in health economics. This MSc prepares you for a wide range of career opportunities in economic consultancies, think-tanks, the pharmaceutical industry, professional associations, governmental bodies and non-governmental organizations. It will also enable you to explore teaching and research positions in academic institutions.

Different course options

Full time | City, University of London | 1 year | SEP-20

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-20

Modules

Health Economics (15 Credits) - Core
Epidemiology (15 Credits) - Core
Welfare economics (15 Credits) - Core
Economic evaluation workshops (15 Credits) - Core
Advanced Economic Evaluation in Health Care (15 Credits) - Core
Quantitative methods (Health) (30 Credits) - Core
Economic evaluation (15 Credits) - Core
Economics research project (60 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£10,710

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£15,300

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students should have: Some mathematical background (A-level, IB, AP or any other equivalent secondary school qualification) and An upper second class (or equivalent) undergraduate degree in economics or related discipline (e.g. Finance); pharmacy, medicine, biology; and mathematics. Students with a good lower second class in one of the above disciplines might be considered on a case-by-case basis.

University information

City, University of London is a leading UK university, with a global vision and a commitment to transforming lives through education. It is home to 20,000 students, 46% of which are studying at postgraduate level, and has an alumni of more than 140,000 graduates, from over 180 countries. The University is divided into five different Schools: Cass Business School School of Arts & Social Sciences School of Health Sciences School of...more

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