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Interested in learning about the complexities of the healthcare system? Want to develop your leadership and management skills and open up a range of healthcare career pathways? Then this Graduate Certificate in Health Administration, Policy and Leadership at Murdoch University is for you.
You'll gain theoretical insights and apply practical problem-solving applications to the complexities facing today's healthcare system. Focus your knowledge by specialising in one of three topics: administration and leadership, informatics and analytics or policy and evaluation.
To be eligible for entry into this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
All students must satisfy Murdoch University's minimum English requirements by demonstrating competency in the English Language.
In this health administration, policy and leadership course, the subjects you may study include:
Plus all units from one of the following specialisation options:
Administration and Leadership Specialisation
Informatics and Analytics Specialisation
Policy and Evaluation Specialisation
You may be eligible for advanced standing if your previous education or work experience meet certain criteria.
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised Graduate Certificate in Health Administration, Policy and Leadership from Murdoch University.
You'll have knowledge of balancing efficiency and equity in healthcare systems and how global health trends (e.g. aging and lifestyle changes) can be dealt with in a healthcare organisation.
You'll also understand the importance of good management when it comes to solving the range of challenges facing the healthcare sector. With this qualification, you'll be well on your way to securing a leadership or management position within the healthcare sector.
Curious about where a career in health could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:
Eligible students can apply for a FEE-HELP loan to cover the upfront costs of all or part of your fees.
Alternatively, you can pay annually for the units you choose to study in that year.
Murdoch University also offers a number of scholarships to successful applicants.
This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
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