Health Care Management at Murdoch University course includes a focus on safety and quality to address the increased need for leadership and governance of healthcare for patient safety. It provides the hard and soft skills needed within a clinical context, including leadership and managerial skills, financial management in healthcare, policy and human factor considerations.
As part of the course you’ll undertake hands-on learning through project work, which focuses on an aspect learned within the course that can be applied to a clinical setting. This strong emphasis on professional practice is informed by research evidence, ensuring you have the concepts, insights and practical skills relevant to leading change and driving innovation in the healthcare sector.
As a graduate of this course you will fulfil industry demand for increased middle management skills. The delivery of high quality services is essential within the health industry, particularly in private and aged care sectors.
Careers could include:
- Accreditation Coordinator
- Quality and Risk Manager
- HR Projects Director
- Health Care Clinic Manager
- Clinical Nurse Manager.
- Safety and Quality in Health Care
- Managing in a Health Care Environment
- Leadership in Health Care
- Applied Health Research Methods: From Research to Practice
- Applied Health Services Project
- 18 months
Start dates & application deadlines
More informationGo to the official programme website
DisciplinesManagement, Organisation & Leadership Public Health View 122 other Masters in Public Health in Australia
All students must satisfy Murdoch University's minimum English requirements by demonstrating competency in the English Language.
National1830 AUD/moduleTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1830 AUD per module and a duration of 18 months.
- fee is per unit
Check the official programme website for information about funding options.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Getting a Student Visa
This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!