Intended for beginners, the five courses in this specialization will help you to gain a solid understanding of the complex health care marketplace industry. Courses include: Healthcare Marketplace Overview, Healthcare Delivery Providers, Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Innovation, and Medical Technology and Evaluation. During the final course, you will draw on newly learned skills to create an original medical innovation evaluation that demonstrates not only your understanding of the marketplace but what is required for the marketplace to advance.
The specialization takes approximately six months to complete at the suggested pace of three hours per week. All U of M Coursera courses, including those that are part of this specialization, may be taken individually. Coursera for Minnesota gives U of M students, faculty, and staff free access to courses and specializations.