Health Care Management

Murdoch University

Master Online
18 months
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Health Care Management at Murdoch University  includes a focus on safety and quality to address the increased need for leadership and governance of healthcare for patient safety. CRICOS Code: 00125J


Course Description

Health Care Management at Murdoch University 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.

Your career

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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • 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
  • Health Care Management Research Project 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

This course is only available to Australian or New Zealand citizens or Permanent Residents




36 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

All students must satisfy Murdoch University's minimum English requirements by demonstrating competency in the English Language.

Tuition Fee


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!

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Health Care Management
Murdoch University