Develop effective leadership and management skills and an understanding of the economics and governance of health for a leadership career in the health sector.
- Part or full-time
(Student visa holders must study full-time)
- Part or full-time
- 6 months full-time or part-time equivalent
Effective leadership and management skills, and an understanding of the economics and governance of health are vital for leadership careers in the health sector. Designed for recent graduates and those who may be exploring a new career in the health sector, this Graduate Certificate can be completed intensively over four months. It can also be taken as a first step towards the full Masters degree. Students can choose to specialize in the areas of health administration and leadership, evaluation and policy, or health informatics and analytics.
This course supports the growing demand for health service professionals nationally and internationally in national and medical associations, consultancy firms, insurance companies, medical technology firms and agencies, hospitals, advisory boards, government departments, and non-government organisations with a health focus.
This course is provided by the Sir Walter Murdoch School of Public Policy & International Affairs.
- Perth Campus or external
- Mid-year start available (Domestic students)
- School of Business and Governance
- Graduate Certificate in Health Administration, Policy and Leadership (GCHAPL)
Each course has a core set of units that must be completed for you to graduate. In addition to these core units you are free to choose other units, called general electives, to create your own course.
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At Murdoch, you pay for the individual units you enrol in, not an overall course fee. The total cost of your course will therefore vary depending on what units you choose. Use our online Course Fee Calculator to estimate the amount you will need to pay.
We understand you may need help financially whilst studying for your qualification. We therefore offer eligible students a wide range of scholarships, prizes and awards across a variety of categories. Find out what scholarships Murdoch has on offer, and whether you’re eligible to apply.
How to apply as a Domestic StudentInternational Student
Apply now to be eligible for a place at Murdoch University. To start studying in Semester 1, you can apply directly to Murdoch using our easy-to-use online application system. Applications close at the start of semester on 27 February.
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