Changing models of health care delivery designed to improve quality and access to services require effective leaders who are able to utilise information technology and build and engage teams. This course provides the opportunity for health professionals to enhance their skills and knowledge enabling them to become leaders in health services.
Graduates will be equipped with the knowledge and skills to successfully assume a range of leadership roles in health services in a wide variety of settings. The core units provide the opportunity for participants to develop a strong theoretical and practical understanding of contemporary health services. Units explore models of health care, leadership, project management, change management, governance and legal issues.
Candidates for the Master in Health shall be qualified for entry if they:
Hold a three-year degree with a major in a health related area,
Have equivalent experience and/or qualifications as deemed appropriate by the Faculty.
For international students who do not use English as their first language, minimum requirements are IELTS Overall band 6.0, with no band less than 6.0.
Candidates for the Master in Health shall complete the degree requirements, as hereinafter prescribed, in not less than three years of study and not more than six years from the time of first enrolment.