HC 451 Health Care and the Political Process
F1B 2006 BL
Hacker, Helmut F.
Adjunct Faculty Member
BA, St. John's University, MNMLA, Boston University (MA)Ph.D. Knightsbridge University (UK)
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August 5 - September 23 2006
8:00 - 1:00 PM
Textbook: Health Policymaking in the United Staes. Beaufort B. Longest, Jr. Fourth Edition. Health Administration Press, Chicago, IL 2006. Third Edition is also acceptable.
Additional Resources: Will be provided by the instructor.
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Educational Philosophy: My educational philosophy is to treat students as adult learners. Readings, examinations, and the like contribute to the educational process, however, classroom participation and discussion of real world experiences is very important. There will be total academic freedom in my classroom.
Mid term examination
Research paper and presentation
Mid term examination 40 points
Final examination 40 points
Paper & presentation 20 points
Late Submission of Course Materials: All material must be turned in prior to the last day of class.
Classroom Rules of Conduct:
No talking when I am speaking or when another student is speaking.
Please turn off all cell phones and beepers. Do not even think of looking at text messages during class.
You must attend every class and remain for the entire class. If you have an unexcused absence (i.e. I have not approved the absence IN ADVANCE), your grade will be reduced by one grade.
Total academic freedom in the classroom.
Aug 5 Introduction to the course. Administrative requirements. Chapters 1 & 2.
Aug 12 Chapters 3 & 4.
Aug 19 Chapters 5 & 6.
Aug 26 Mid term examination
Sep 2 Chapters 7 & 8.
Sep 9 Chapter 9 and Medicare/medicaid
Sep 16 Final examination
Sep 23 Papers due. Student presentations. Feedback on the course.
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Plagiarism:Plagiarism involves the use of quotations without quotation marks, the use of quotations without indication of the source, the use of another's idea without acknowledging the source, the submission of a paper, laboratory report, project, or class assignment (any portion of such) prepared by another person, or incorrect paraphrasing. Park University 2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog Page 87
Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
Park University 2006-2007 Undergraduate Catalog Page 89-90All absences must be approved by me in advance. Any unexcused absence will result in a reduction in grade.
Disability Guidelines:Park University is committed to meeting the needs of all students that meet the criteria for special assistance. These guidelines are designed to supply directions to students concerning the information necessary to accomplish this goal. It is Park University's policy to comply fully with federal and state law, including Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, regarding students with disabilities. In the case of any inconsistency between these guidelines and federal and/or state law, the provisions of the law will apply. Additional information concerning Park University's policies and procedures related to disability can be found on the Park University web page: http://www.park.edu/disability .
Last Updated:7/7/2006 3:06:08 PM