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Applied Management (Nursing), Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
University rank #207 (QS) , | Online
The Master of Applied Management (Nursing) from University of Newcastle perfectly blends your existing clinical experience with advanced learning in key leadership, management and business disciplines.


Key areas of learning include clinical specialties, financial management, business analysis, strategic human resource development and capacity to lead organisational change.

You will learn how to carry this knowledge from the patient bedside to the boardroom. You will unpack new clinical and managerial tools to address clinical, ethical, fiscal, logistical and resource management challenges.


The Master of Applied Management (Nursing) from University of Newcastle will arm you with a solid foundation in the practical application of contemporary inter-professional leadership techniques and management practices. 

Upon completion, you will be able to apply your acquired skills to successfully lead a team, particularly in times of change, resource constraint or uncertainty.

Graduates will be able to take on advanced roles within the health care field such as:

  • Clinical Nurse Specialist/Consultant
  • Clinical Nurse Manager
  • Integrated Team Leader
  • Nursing Unit Manager
  • Operational Manager
  • Director of Nursing and Midwifery; or
  • Positions at an executive leadership level within a complex health system.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership and Management in Practice 
  • Leading Change in Practice 
  • Introduction to Research in Health Care
  • Epidemiology – Basic Methods 
  • Perinatal, infant and young child mental health

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 12 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration description
      1 year full-time or part-time equivalent up to 4 years maximum.
  • Credits
    80 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

CRICOS Provider 00109J

  • Registered Nurse with Honours or a postgraduate qualification such as Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma; or a minimum of one year’s experience as documented in a professional curriculum vitae. 

Work Experience

At least 1 year(s) of work experience are required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    35375 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35375 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    16960 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16960 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Newcastle

  • 1333 - 2400 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.



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