This course aims to cultivate excellence in quality, leadership and management in health professionals working in quality, safety, risk and middle management roles.
- Part or full-time
(Student visa holders must study full-time)
- Part or full-time
- 1.5 years full-time or part-time equivalent
The Master of Health Care Management aims to cultivate excellence in quality, leadership and management in health professionals working in quality, safety, risk and middle management roles in acute, community, mental health, primary and aged care in public and private sectors.
Upon completion of this course, you will have the capacity and capability of applying these skills in a range of management positions and become a leader and champion of change.
You will have the opportunity to choose from innovative and creative elective units, meaning you can focus on your area of speciality.
As a graduate of this course you will meet consumer expectations of the healthcare system and fulfil industry demand for increased middle management skills in order to enhance the quality of services.Positions such as Accreditation Coordinator, Quality Manager, and Quality and Risk Manager are essential within health services, particularly the private and aged care sectors. Upon successful completion of this course you will be in a favourable position to fill such roles.
- Perth Campus (some units external)
- Mid-year start available (Domestic students)
- School of Health Professions
- Master of Health Care Management (MHCM)
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.
Entry requirements for
Access to adequate library resources and to the Internet is essential for external students.
Fees & Scholarships for Domestic StudentsInternational Students
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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