Subject: Public Health
Credit units: 3
Offered: Term 2 only
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours
College: Graduate and Postdoc Studies
Department: School of Public Health


The course will establish the foundations for the current funding of health care, post-secondary education and Canadian social programs. The course will also consider the main elements of a budget. The major for the class will involve students working together to compile a provincial budget. Every province faces the same budgetary challenge: how to continue to fund the rapidly increasing costs of health care while at the same time maintaining the quality of other programs and services.

Prerequisite(s): PUBH 867 or departmental permission
Note: Students with credit for JSGS 861 may not take this course for credit.

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