Graduate Certificate in Health Management

Why study the Graduate Certificate in Health Management at UNE?

Not offered in 2014

The course aims to meet the needs of health professionals who desire or are required to document evidence of continuing education in order to maintain active membership in their professional associations. It is designed to serve as a flexible, self-directed entry into other advanced academic courses such as a the Master of International Health Management.

Career Opportunities

Middle and senior management positions in health-related fields.

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Degree Snapshot

DURATION

Up to 2 years Part-time
0.5 Years Full-time

FEES

CSP (quotas apply)
Full Fee
International

2014 STUDY OPTIONS

Not offered in 2014.

Official Abbreviation GradCertHM
Course Type Postgraduate
Commencing Not offered in 2014
Course Duration
  • Up to 2 years Part-time
  • 0.5 Years Full-time
Fees CSP (quotas apply) / Full Fee / International
Total Credit Points 24
Benefits

How to Apply

All domestic students apply direct to UNE. This course is only available off-campus (distance education).

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International students apply direct to UNE through International Marketing and Pathways. This course is only available off-campus (distance education).

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Intensive Schools

Intensive mandatory schools may be a requirement of some of the units in this course. See Unit Catalogue for specific requirements.

Entry Requirements

A candidate shall:

(a) hold a degree of a University in a field other than health management and have relevant professional experience in a health related area approved by the school; or

(b) have professional standing and successful professional practice relevant to the award.

Additional Requirements

Practical, Clinical or Work Experience

Academic Colours

Peony Red (BCC 37)

Further Information

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These course rules & plans are ONLY to be used if you commenced, transferred or changed versions in the Graduate Certificate in Health Management in 2014.

Admission to Candidature

A candidate shall:
(a) hold a degree of a University in a field other than health management and have relevant professional experience in a health related area approved by the school; or
(b) have professional standing and successful professional practice relevant to the award.

Period of Candidature

The period of candidature shall be:
(a) 0.5 year as a full-time candidate;
(b) up to two years as a part-time candidate.

Course Requirements

1.(a) To qualify for the award of Graduate Certificate in Health Management, a candidate must pass units to the value of 24 credit points as specified in Rule 1.(b).
(b) The course shall comprise 24 credit points from Group 3.

2.(a) To qualify for the award of Graduate Certificate in Health Management (Aged Care), a candidate must pass units to the value of 24 credit points as specified in Rule 2.(b).
(b) The course shall comprise:
(i) all units in Group 1;
(ii) 12 credit points from Group 3.

3.(a) To qualify for the award of Graduate Certificate in Health Management (Quality Management), a candidate must pass units to the value of 24 credit points as specified in Rule 3.(b).
(b) The course shall comprise:
(i) all units in Group 2;
(ii) 12 credit points from Group 3.

Group 1
HSGR420; HSHM449
Group 2
EHPS590; HSHM444
Group 3
HLTH458; HSHM 400, 412, 421, 431, 440, 441, 443, 444, 445, 542; or any other unit approved by the school.

Program of Study

Candidates shall complete an approved program of study as outlined in the Course Schedule comprising:

Course Structure Credit Points
Specialisation
Complete 12 credit points in ONE of the following:
12 cps
Specialisation cps  
Aged Care 12
Quality Management 12
Listed Units
Complete 12 credit points if undertaking a Specialisation or 24 credit points if undertaking No Specialisation.
12 or 24 cps
Total 24 cps

Award of Degree

Candidates who meet the course requirements of Rule 1 shall be awarded the Graduate Certificate in Health Management.
Candidates who meet the course requirements of Rule 2 shall be awarded the Graduate Certificate in Health Management (Aged Care).
Candidates who meet the course requirements of Rule 3 shall be awarded the Graduate Certificate in Health Management (Quality Management).

Progress and Conduct

Candidates are referred to the University's General Rules Policy on Academic Progress.

Improper Conduct

Candidates are referred to the Student Coursework Plagiarism and Academic Misconduct Rules.

Course Aims

Learning Outcomes Learning outcome information is currently unavailable for this course.
Graduate Attributes Graduate attribute information is currently unavailable for this course.

How to Apply

Domestic Students

All domestic students apply direct to UNE. This course is only available off-campus (distance education).

For more information, click here

International Students

International students apply direct to UNE through International Marketing and Pathways. This course is only available off-campus (distance education).

For more information, click here