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Skills You'll Learn

Formulate practice strategies to overcome the historic biases in social welfare programs, distinguish the values inherent in each social policy initiative, differentiate alternative approaches to social policy problems, Critique components of a social policy based on their effectiveness at meeting the goals stated in the initiative, develop social welfare policy analysis and reform proposals


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Very informative, particularly when we look at the history of our country's development in these areas.


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I learnt what is the social policy and how it works and why it needs to be in working.

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ACA, Medicare, and Medicaid

The US has three major health care programs: the Affordable Care Act, Medicare and Medicaid. The learner will learn the underlying structure of each of the systems and will probe the debate surrounding each program

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    John Robertson

    Policy Lecturer

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