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Health policy, process and power

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Academic Direction
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
Also part of
MSc Public Health
Modes of Study

This module aims to introduce students to the main theoretical approaches to the dynamics of health policy processes at both national and international levels, drawing principally on political science and policy analysis.


10 [100 hours]


Assessment is by formative assignment:

Formal assessment of this module is by a two hour-15 minute unseen written examination (100%). Students are advised to spend the first 15 minutes reading the paper and planning responses.

If you fail the module overall, you are allowed one further attempt at the examination.

Find out more information about this module on the LSHTM website.