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Health Management BHS: Program Map

1st Year

Your first year in the Health Management BHS will typically include the following courses. When you enroll, you will have the opportunity to choose a schedule that works best for you but you can get an idea of what your first year in Health Management will look like by viewing this sample schedule.

Health-Management-BHS-sample-1st-year-schedule

12 credits

Major Courses

12 credits

General Education Courses

6 credits

Courses Outside Major

30 credits

TOTAL in 1st year

Major Courses

  • HH/HLST 1010 Foundations of Health Studies I (3 credits)
  • HH/HLST 1011 Foundations of Health Studies II (3 credits)
  • AP/ECON 1000 Introduction to Microeconomics (3 credits)
  • AP/ADMS 1000 Introduction to Business (3 Credits)

General Education Courses

6 credits at the 1000 level in approved humanities

6 credits at the 1000 level in approved social science

Courses Outside Major

6 credits chosen from subjects other than your Major OR 6 credits at the 1000 level in approved natural science (General education)

Beyond 1st Year

In addition to the required Health Management courses below, you will also choose general education courses and courses outside of your major beyond your first year.

Sample required courses:

  • HH/HLST 2020 - Health Policy: Power and Politics
  • HH/HLST 2030 - Health Management 1: Essentials of Health Care Management
  • HH/HLST 2040 - Health Informatics 1: Introduction to Health Informatics
  • HH/HLST 2300 - Statistical Methods in Health Studies
  • HH/HLST 2010 - Social Determinants of Health

Sample required courses:

  • AP/ECON 3510 - Health Economics
  • HH/HLST 3230 - Integrated Health Systems in Canada
  • HH/HLST 3400 - Healthcare Quality Improvement and Patient Safety
  • HH/HLST 3260 - Health Services Accounting
  • HH/HLST 3265 - Health Services Finance

Sample required courses:

  • HH/HLST 4010 - Health Care Ethics: Policy and Management Perspectives
  • HH/HLST 4000 - Health Care Law
  • HH/HLST 4330 - Decision Making and Decision Support Systems in Healthcare
  • HH/HLST 4250 - Measuring Health System Performance/Effectiveness
  • HH/HLST 4210 - Health Care Leadership
  • HH/HLST 3015 - Pharmaceutical Politics and Policy
  • HH/HLST 4200 - Applied Research Approaches in Health Studies: Advanced Seminar
  • HH/HLST 4990 - Health Policy, Management, Informatics Practicum  (real-world hands-on experience to bridge theory and practice in a health care setting)

Visit the York courses website to view full course descriptions.