Postgraduate Admission Pathway - Master of Health Science (Health Service Management) 1 year pathway

Western Sydney University Postgraduate Admission Pathway Code: A4049.1

Related Courses

4698.3 Master of Health Science
4698.4 Master of Health Science

Available to students in other Western Sydney University Courses : NO

This specialisation is designed for health practitioners who require skills in contemporary management and their application in the health care setting. Particular emphasis is placed on critical and analytic skills in health service governance, financing, quality and safety, and planning and evaluation, thus providing graduates with the ability to respond effectively to changes as they arise. Students in this specialisation can further focus their studies in areas relevant to health service managers, such as project management, aged care management, human resource management and research and development.

Postgraduate Admission Pathway Structure

Students must complete 80 credit points, as listed below.

Domain Units

401076 Introduction to Epidemiology
401372 The Social Determinants of Health

Specialisation Core

401361 Advanced Health Service Management
401362 Health Services Financing
401371 Quality and Safety
401364 Health Systems Planning and Evaluation

Capstone /Applied Units

401369 Professional Project in Health 1

Further information on recommended progression is available on the Postgraduate Health Science progresson page.

Postgraduate Health Science Progression

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