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Graduate Certificate in Health Care Leadership and Management

Course code J50

Provides a strong focus on the application of leadership and management principles in a range of health care settings.

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Entry requirements

ECU admission and English language requirements apply.

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Course code

J50

Fees

Domestic fee paying - estimated 1st year indicative fee AUD $10,750

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Duration

0.5 years full-time or part-time equivalent

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Availability & Campus

JO ML BU OL
Full-time
Part-time
JO - Joondalup BU - South West ML - Mount Lawley OL - Online

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Entry requirements

ECU admission and English language requirements apply.

See Course Entry for further information.

Course code

J50

Fees

See Fees and Scholarships for further information.

Duration

0.5 years full-time or part-time equivalent

See Course Details for further information.

Availability & Campus

JO ML BU OL
Full-time
Part-time
JO - Joondalup BU - South West ML - Mount Lawley OL - Online

See Course Details for further information.

Course Entry

Admission requirements you'll need to meet for this course.

Course Details

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Semester availability

Semester 1: Study full-time Online

Semester 1: Study part-time Online

Semester 2: Study full-time Online

Semester 2: Study part-time Online

Semester availability

Semester 1: Study full-time Online

Semester 1: Study part-time Online

Semester 2: Study full-time Online

Semester 2: Study part-time Online

This course is not offered for study on-campus to international students with a student visa.

Course Structure

Year 1 - Semester 1
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
CLM6100Clinical Leadership and Management20
CMC6100Coaching and Mentoring in the Clinical Setting20
PSR5101Managing Risk in the Clinical Environment20

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For more detailed unit information for this course take a look at our Handbook. To organise your life for next semester visit the Semester timetable.

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Course notes

Important course notes

Course Learning Outcomes

  1. Analyse research findings related to working with aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.
  2. Assess cultural, psychological, ethical and legal issues and their impact on patient safety
  3. Demonstrate advanced knowledge and skills in leadership and management in a health care setting.
  4. Demonstrate appropriate levels of proficiency when dealing with difficult interactions with managers and peers.
  5. Demonstrate autonomy and creativity in the application of clinical risk management interventions to the health care setting.
  6. Demonstrate creativity, personal autonomy, judgement and accountability in the design of clinical risk management interventions incorporating national and international standards and principles of best practice
  7. Examine and evaluate their own leadership style and optimise its impact within their healthcare team.
  8. Initiate plan and implement strategies to solve problems in coaching and mentoring processes
  9. Review, analyse and implement conflict resolution strategies and synthesise their application within the broader health environment.

Fees and Scholarships

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AUD $10,750 *

* Domestic fee paying - estimated 1st year indicative fee

The 'Estimated 1st year indicative fee' is provided as a guide only, based on a typical enrolment of students undertaking the first year of this course. At ECU, you pay for the individual units you enrol in, not an overall course fee, so the total cost of your course will vary, depending on what units you choose. An indicative fee will be provided with your course offer, however you can use our Course Fee Calculator to estimate the amount you’ll need to pay. ECU fees are adjusted annually.

Scholarships

ECU has a scholarship program that provides many opportunities each year to students undertaking studies here.

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Career Opportunities

Graduates of this course will be equipped for leadership roles in all health care environments, including clinics, hospital settings, outpatient facilities, businesses, schools, and community centres.

Courses you can consider if you are interested in progressing further in this area.

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