Module title: International Health and Social Care

SCQF level: 11:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: HLT11105
Module leader: Kevin McClure
School School of Health & Social Care
Subject area group: Centre for Health and Wellbeing

To study this module you will need the learning equivalent to the module listed or to have passed this module.

Description of module content:

Starts by comparing the home nations of UK then makes comparisons selected countries
International trends in health and social care needs
Compare examples international health and social care policies
Compare international health and social care systems.
Socioeconomic and political drivers to variations in health and social care trends, policies and provision by comparing high and low income countries.

Learning Outcomes for module:

LO1: Analyse health and social care issues and trends in different countries
LO2: Critically reflect on the implementation of international health and social policy by national governments.
LO3: Evaluate international health and social care systems
LO4: Demonstrate critical engagement with module content by active participation in on-line discussion activities

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