Taught course

Health and Human Services Management

Institution
Deakin University · Deakin University
Qualifications
Master of Health and Human Services Management

Entry requirements

Entry requirements - general Deakin University offers admission to postgraduate courses through a number of Admission categories. In all categories of admission, selection is based primarily on academic merit as indicated by an applicant's previous academic record. The minimum requirements are successful completion of a three-year undergraduate degree, or equivalent, from an approved university or other educational institution or successful completion of other equivalent qualifications gained by examination, or approved professional or industrial experience. International students must also meet the postgraduate English language requirements. Entry requirements - specific The minimum requirements are successful completion of a three-year undergraduate degree. Applicants must provide a written statement outlining reasons for undertaking the course. aInvolvement in professional activities related to health promotion and/or health industry experience would be advantageous. International students must also meet the English language requirements.

Months of entry

July, February

Course content

The Master of Health and Human Services Management will prepare you to be an effective manager and leader and is particularly well suited to those interested in working in the health and human services sector as well as those who currently hold senior positions in this industry.

The course will provide students with opportunities to develop core competencies required for leadership and strategic planning, evidence-based decision making, health needs assessment and evaluation, program planning and monitoring, resource and project management, communication and negotiation.

The course focuses on evidence based decision making and health service delivery outcomes and allows you to choose elective study options that align with your career aspirations and interest areas. Elective units can be chosen from specialty areas such as health economics, public health research and business administration. There is also flexibility of choice between research and coursework – enabling you to construct a study program that best meets your interests and career aspirations.

Qualification and course duration

Master of Health and Human Services Management

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Deakin International
Email
study@deakin.edu.au
Phone
+61 3 9627 4877