This page is part of the Health Economics education site, led by the Institute of Health & Society at Newcastle University.

Undergraduate courses in Health Economics

University of Birmingham

 
Contact details:
Dr Emma Frew – Senior Lecturer in Health Economics
Health Economics Unit, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT
 
Target audience:
Mostly economic undergraduate students
 
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University of East Anglia

Health Economics as part of the MBBS undergraduate programme

Contact details:
Dr Mentzakis Emmanouil – Lecturer in Public Health Economics
CD Annex 1.08, Health Economics Group, University of East Anglia, Earlham Road, Norwich NR4 7TJ
 
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University of Leeds

Undergraduate option modules: Introduction to Health Economics
 
Contact details:
Dr Claire Hulme - Senior Lecturer and Director
Academic Unit of Health Economics (AUHE), University of Leeds, Charles Thackrah,
101 Clarendon Road, Leeds, LS2 9LJ
 
Target audience:
Economics students from the following undergraduate degrees:
BSc Accounting and Finance; BSc Economics; BSc Business Economics; BSc Business and Financial Economics; BSc Economics and Transport Studies; All economics joint honours programmes
 
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University of Leeds

 
Contact details:
Dr Brenda Gannon - Lecturer/Module Leader
Academic Unit of Health Economics (AUHE), University of Leeds, Charles Thackrah, 101 Clarendon Road, Leeds, LS2 9LJ
 
Target audience:
This module is for third year undergraduates
 
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Course description:
This module considers how health care interventions can be assessed using economic tools to improve the efficiency of health care systems.  By introducing relevant concepts and controversies within economic evaluation, the module complements HECN2010 (Introduction to Health Economics) to provide an introduction to health economics as a sub-discipline. This module is for third-year undergraduates.
Pre-requisite module: LUBS1950 Economic Theory and Applications. 
 

National University of Ireland, Galway, Republic of Ireland

Undergraduate module in Health Economics 

Contact details:
Professor Ciaran O’Neill – Course Director
Cairns School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway, Galway, Republic of Ireland
 
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University of Sheffield

 
Contact details:
Aki Tsuchiya - Professor of Health Economics
Department of Economics, University of Sheffield, 9 Mappin Street, Sheffield, S1 4DT
 
Target audience:
Mostly BA/BSc Economics students (plus a few other duals with Economics)
 
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What makes your course distinct from other courses available in the UK?   
This is one of the few UG health economics modules for economics students. It has consistently received good student feedback for the past 6 years that it has run. A number of students taking this module have subsequently taken the MSc Economics and Health Economics above.
 
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