Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
This program provides the learning material and experiences for students to develop the core knowledge and skills required of healthcare managers in a wide variety of public, private and non-government organisations where services for health and social care are designed, delivered and evaluated. This includes but is not limited to hospital and community settings, the aged care sector, government departments, private practice and small business. Depending on your previous qualifications the course is delivered in a variety of modes including online in full or part-time modes for flexibility to balance life, work and study. Students will complete their study program with a capstone unit in which they consolidate their theoretical learning of health management with a 'real world' action research project.
72 credit points (equivalent to 12 standard units), including core and listed units determined by Course Work Program selected. A student's program of study and credit points for completion are determined by the qualification used as the basis for admission.
- Health management
- Quality management
Standard entry requirements
- Bachelor degree in a relevant health, business or management discipline from a recognised educational provider
- Or a Graduate Certificate in Health Management from UNE, or equivalent
- Or a Graduate Diploma in Health Management from UNE, or equivalent
- Or satisfy the School by means of other relevant qualifications and workplace experience of adequate preparation for candidature.
The Master of Health Management and the Master of Health Management (Quality Management) are both accredited by the Australasian College of Health Service Management (ACHSM).
Students may be eligible for credit (advanced standing) for previously completed studies and / or relevant professional experience.
|Campus||Fees||Entry||Mid year intake||Attendance|
|UNE Armidale (main campus)||Domestic: $43,616||Yes|
Campuses: UNE Armidale (main campus).
Note that this course is not offered to international students by offshore external study. CSP quotas apply.