Economic Evaluation in Healthcare

Presented below are three different courses of study, depending on which year you started your studies. Please see the specific courses of study for information and description regarding your specialisation.

Course of study from 2019 -

4th semester HMM4501 – Master thesis
3rd semester HMET4210 – Research Design * HEVAL5130 – Modeling in economic evaluation II HEVAL5140 – Methods for effectiveness evaluations in health care Elective course
2nd semester HEVAL4200 – Fundamentals of economic evaluation in health care HEVAL5120 – Modeling in economic evaluation I HMET5130 – Linear Regression Analyses Elective course Elective course Elective course
1st semester HECON4100 – Fundamentals of Health Economics HMAN4100 – Fundamentals of management HMET4100 – Fundamentals of statistics HGOV4100 – Fundamentals of Health Care Systems HLAW4100 – Fundamentals of Health Law HMED4100 – Fundamentals of medicine
  5 credits 5 credits 5 credits 5 credits 5 credits 5 credits

* begins teaching at the end of 2nd semester, exam and credits is assigned to 3rd semester.

The pre-course HECON4000 – Basic Mathematics for Health Economists is highly recommended for students choosing this specialisation.

Elective courses:

You must choose 15 credits in elective courses in the 2nd semester and 5 credits in the 3rd semester from this list:

Course of study - 2017-2018

4th semester HMM4501 – Master thesis
3rd semester HMET4210 – Research Design * HEVAL5130 – Modeling in economic evaluation II HEVAL5140 – Methods for effectiveness evaluations in health care Complementary course
2nd semester HEVAL4200 – Fundamentals of economic evaluation in health care HEVAL5120 – Modeling in economic evaluation I HMET5130 – Linear Regression Analyses Complementary course Elective course Elective course
1st semester HECON4100 – Fundamentals of Health Economics HMAN4100 – Fundamentals of management HMET4100 – Fundamentals of statistics HGOV4100 – Fundamentals of Health Care Systems HLAW4100 – Fundamentals of Health Law HMED4100 – Fundamentals of medicine
  5 credits 5 credits 5 credits 5 credits 5 credits 5 credits

* begins teaching at the end of 2nd semester, exam and credits is assigned to 3rd semester.

The pre-course HECON4000 – Basic Mathematics for Health Economists is highly recommended for students choosing this specialisation.

Complementary courses:

You must choose between 5 credits in complementary courses in the 2nd semester and 5 credits in the 3rd semester:

Complementary courses may be used as elective courses if not already chosen.

Elective courses:

You must choose 10 credits in elective courses in the 2nd semester:

Course of study - 2013-2016

4th semester HMM4501 – Master thesis
3rd semester HMET4210 – Research Design * HEVAL5110 – Valuing Health HEVAL5130 – Modeling in economic evaluation II HEVAL5140 – Methods for effectiveness evaluations in health care or complementary course Complementary course or elective course Complementary course or elective course
2nd semester HEVAL4200 – Fundamentals of economic evaluation in health care HEVAL5120 – Modeling in economic evaluation I HMET5130 – Linear Regression Analyses Complementary course or elective course Complementary course or elective course Elective course
1st semester HECON4100 – Fundamentals of Health Economics HMAN4100 – Fundamentals of management HMET4100 – Fundamentals of statistics HGOV4100 – Fundamentals of Health Care Systems HLAW4100 – Fundamentals of Health Law HMED4100 – Fundamentals of medicine**
  5 credits 5 credits 5 credits 5 credits 5 credits 5 credits

* begins teaching at the end of 2nd semester, exam and credits is assigned to 3rd semester.

** if you have already taken HMED1101 – Helsefaglig grunnkunnskap og nomenklatur, you may replace the course with:

The pre-course HECON4000 – Basic Mathematics for Health Economists is highly recommended for students choosing this specialisation.

Specialisation

In order to specialise you must take 40 credits within the selected specialisation. You must also write your thesis within the field that you choose (30 credits). The obligatory courses in the specialisation Economic Evaluation are:

You must also choose 10 credits from this complementary course list:

* HEVAL5140 – Methods for effectiveness evaluations in health care was obligatory for class of 2016. They must only choose 5 credits from the complementary course list above.

Elective courses

The remainder of credits must be chosen from the courses available for the master students at the Institute of Health and Society. To choose courses, use the list of courses available at master's level.

You may apply to get other relevant courses approved as elective courses. The application should include a course description or supplementary information. Applications are submitted to: postmottak@medisin.uio.no. If the Institute of Health and Society approve of the course, you may apply for the course through Studentweb. If the course is not available in Studentweb, you must contact the department which offers the course.

Published June 19, 2018 12:52 PM - Last modified Oct. 10, 2019 1:38 PM