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MScEconomics and Health Economics

Tuition fee £16,000.00 per year
More information

Expenses, accommodation, working etc.

sheffield.ac.uk/..ics/economics-health-msc 

Overview

You will develop the advanced technical and analytical skills you need for an exceptional career as an economist in the health sector or in research.

You’ll be taught by experts in this specialist field. Sheffield researchers created the SF6D utility index, used by decision makers around the world to evaluate the cost effectiveness of health care interventions.

The course is run jointly with the School of Health and Related Research. Their research also influences policy and informs public debate.

There are computer practicals, lectures, seminars, surgeries and workshops. You’re assessed on essays, project work and exams. The dissertation gives you the chance to conduct your own research.

Programme structure

Core modules

Microeconomic Analysis
Econometric Methods
Health Economics
Economic Evaluation of Health
Applied Microeconometrics
Valuing the Benefits of Health Care
Health Service Research Methods

Optional modules

Applied Macroeconometrics
Development Finance
International Money and Finance
Industrial Organisation
Monetary Economics
International Trade
Public Policy Evaluation
Public Economics

Teaching

Computer practicals
Lectures
Seminars
Surgeries
Workshops

Assessment

Coursework (including essays and project work)
Exam

The dissertation gives you the chance to conduct your own research.

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Application start
Aug 1, 2018
Pre-deadline
Dec 1, 2018 23:59
Europe/Vilnius time

This is a pre-deadline and we suggest to apply before this date

Primary deadline
Aug 1, 2018 23:59
Europe/Vilnius time

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States