EXTENDED EXERCISES IN COST EFFECTIVENESS Syllabus

313.793.11 | AY 2013-2014 - Summer Inst. Term | 2 Credit(s)
MT 9:00:00 AM
  • Contact Information
    Faculty
    Kevin Frick
  • Course Learning Objectives

    Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

    • perform the technical steps necessary to produce a cost-effectiveness analysis using Microsoft Excel that includes a base-case analysis and univariate sensitivity analysis and that can be shared with other users of Microsoft Excel
    • interpret the results
    • write up the results in a format that is useful for decision makers, noting the perspective, the assumptions, the results, and the policy implications
  • Course Description
    Provides students with experience in seven short exercises that explore a variety of aspects of cost-effectiveness analysis. Students learn how to link all the steps together to complete a full cost-effectiveness analysis from start to finish. During the two day course, students work in Microsoft Excel to setup a workbook that will allow them to complete a cost-effectiveness analysis, manipulate the results to explore multiple possible assumptions, and have the opportunity to share their work in a format that is easily accessible.
  • Intended Audience
    Students who have taken 313.792
  • Methods of Assessment
    25% Class participation and 75% a cost-effectiveness analysis due within one month after the conclusion of the course
  • Prerequisites
    313.792
  • Course Schedule

    Please see the course Session for a full list of dates and items for this course.

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