Southern Cross University
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2 years part-time
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Regardless of your study and employment background, the online Master of Healthcare Leadership will allow you to pursue exciting new career opportunities within the health industry in Australia.
By completing this course, you will gain a broad-based understanding of the current state of the health care industry, learn what it takes to provide great clinical leadership, translate research findings into policy and gain a greater understanding of the health system as a whole.
Providing insights and experience that directly correlate to workplace situations, this full-online course from SCU Online will ensure you start your career off on the right foot.
If plans change, and you can no longer commit to the full Master of Healthcare Leadership, you could still be eligible to receive a postgraduate qualification.
Depending on the units you've completed, you may exit with a Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Leadership (4 units) or a Graduate Diploma of Healthcare Leadership (7 units).
Find out more about the SCU Online experience
To be eligible for this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
You may be eligible for advanced standing if your previous education and experience meet certain criteria:
In this healthcare course, the subjects you may study include:
SCU Online is 100% online, so you can easily access your course materials anywhere, anytime. With a strong focus on accessibility and flexibility, SCU Online is one of the few Australian universities with an accelerated learning program made up of six 7-week study periods. This means that you can tailor your study load and timetable according to your personal commitments. All courses feature an extensive repository of resources including, video, academic readings, textbooks, case studies, interactive discussion boards and dynamic tutorials. And, a dedicated Student Success Advisor is on hand to guide you every step of the way, offering valuable advice and tips to help all students achieve their study goals.
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised Master of Healthcare Leadership from Southern Cross University.
Take your healthcare career in a new direction or begin your career in a leadership role.
Wondering where a career in leadership could take you? Potential job outcomes may include; Team Leader, Office Administrator, General Manager, Business Manager, Executive Director, Department Manager, Management Consultant, Human Resources Manager, Coordinator, Supervisor, Leading Hand, Facilities Coordinator.
Eligible students can apply for FEE-HELP to cover the upfront costs of all, or part of your fees.
Alternatively, you can pay-as-you-go for each unit.
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, you may not need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $55,874 (2017-18 income year).
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