Postgraduate Admission Pathway - Master of Ageing, Wellbeing and Sustainability - Professional Stream

Western Sydney University Postgraduate Admission Pathway Code: A4068.1

Related Courses

4781.1 Master of Ageing, Wellbeing and Sustainability

Postgraduate Admission Pathway Structure

Students must successfully complete 120 credit points which includes the units listed in the recommended sequence below.

Students must choose 20 credit points from one area of focus

  • Healthcare Service and Management Focus
  • Design and Planning Focus
  • Technology in Health Focus
  • Society and Cultural Focus

Recommended sequence

Year 1


401417 Ageing in Place: Wellbeing and Sustainability
400241 Supporting Aged Communities
400837 Health and Socio-political Issues in Aged Care
401082 Cultural and Social Diversity in Health Care


401418 Optimising Contribution of Older People
400414 Leadership and Change

and 20 credit points from the chosen area of focus, listed below

Year 2


401419 Project Management in Healthcare
401420 Professional Focus: Age-Friendly Future

And two electives

Focus areas

Students must choose 20 credit points from their area of focus

Healthcare Service and Management Focus

401361 Advanced Health Service Management
401364 Health Systems Planning and Evaluation
401362 Health Services Financing
401371 Quality and Safety
400238 Policy, Power and Politics in Health Care Provision

Design and Planning Focus

401371 Quality and Safety
300717 Egress and Risk Assessment
401373 Workplace Safety and Risk Management

Technology in Health Focus

401366 Digital Health Management
401367 Patient-centred digital healthcare
401365 Healthcare Data for Decision-Making

Society and Cultural Focus

Units in this area of focus are delivered in face-to-face mode.

102148 Engaging Communities
102152 Social Ecology
101652 Ecopsychology and Cultural Change

101652 is offered in 2H in face-to-face mode

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