BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

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Last update 14/06/2021 11:09
Code
106422
ACADEMIC YEAR
2021/2022
CREDITS
2 credits during the 1st year of 11266 SCIENCES OF DIAGNOSTIC TECHNICAL HEALTH PROFESSIONS (LM/SNT3) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
SECS-P/07
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (SCIENCES OF DIAGNOSTIC TECHNICAL HEALTH PROFESSIONS)
semester
2° Semester
modules
This unit is a module of:
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

Business Administration addresses the principles, methods, and tools for the management of private and public healthcare organizations.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The aim of this course is to train students with theoretical and technical knowledge on the management of private and public healthcare organizations, especially focusing on programming and controlling activities.
 

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

 

Students will be introduced to key topics and issues that concern the programming and controlling functions within private and public healthcare organizations. Specifically, the course aims to:

  • explain the main methods and tools related to programming activities, highlighting both similarities and differences between public healthcare organizations and private healthcare organizations;
  • examine the application of multidimensional performance systems in healthcare organizations;
  • explain the fundamentals of cost determination of healthcare services.

At the end of the course, the students will be able to:

  • know the main methods and tools of management for healthcare organizations;
  • contribute for the formulation of strategies and objectives in the healthcare organizations;
  • analyze the performances of healthcare organizations

Teaching methods

The course entails lectures and tutorials to apply specific knowledge in practice. In the learning activities, students may be supported by digital apps that allow for self-assessment.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

  • Private and public healthcare organizations
  • Programming the activities in healthcare organizations
  • Measurement and assessment of performance in healthcare organizations

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

The textbooks will be provided during the course.

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: Wednesday at 11:00 At the Department, office I1035 (first floor) If face-to-face reception is not possible, a special channel will be activated on Microsoft Teams. Info on Aulaweb.  

LESSONS

Teaching methods

The course entails lectures and tutorials to apply specific knowledge in practice. In the learning activities, students may be supported by digital apps that allow for self-assessment.

LESSONS START

Lessons start in the second semester.

ORARI

L'orario di tutti gli insegnamenti è consultabile su EasyAcademy.

EXAMS

Exam description

The final exam includes a written test made up of 10 multiple choice questions and 2 open questions.

Assessment methods

The written exam will assess the level of knowledge of the main concepts. The quality of the exposition and the correct use of the specialist vocabulary will also be assessed.

Any modalities due to COVID restrictions will be evaluated during the semester.