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Master of Applied Management (Health)

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Program Code 11287
Graduate Level Postgraduate
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Description

THERE IS NO FURTHER INTAKE INTO THIS PROGRAM.

The Master of Applied Management (Health) is designed for public health managers, administrators, clinicians and medical practitioners with a need to acquire essential management skills while expanding and upgrading their clinical and specialist competencies.

Graduates will develop a strong portfolio of skills that can be applied to day-to-day operations of community health facilities. These will be both health based and management based. There is a wide selection of management courses available, allowing students to tailor the program to their personal needs.

Why study with us?

THERE IS NO FURTHER INTAKE INTO THIS PROGRAM.

Our degree programs are renowned for their student-centred approach and emphasise the development of the skills and knowledge necessary for careers in a rapidly changing international environment. Many of our professional qualifications are recognised around the world. As one of Australia’s top 10 research universities, we are recognised as a leader in medical and health research and education, supported by our multidisciplinary and collaborative approach.

Career Opportunities

Graduates will develop a strong portfolio of skills that can be applied to day to day operations of community health facilities. These will be both management based and health based.

Study a Language

All domestic students can now enrol in an undergraduate Diploma in Languages alongside their main degree program. This diploma will enhance proficiency in another language or languages, and will increase international career opportunities. Subject to course availability, this additional program will generally add an extra year to studies, and students will graduate with a Diploma in Languages as well as their other degree. Please note that all language courses are held on campus (face to face) at Callaghan.

International students cannot enrol concurrently in the Diploma in Languages alongside their primary program unless they can complete both programs within the duration of their primary program CoE. For more information please contact the ESOS Student Compliance Unit ESOS@newcastle.edu.au.

Admission Requirements

Completion of a Bachelors Degree in a Health Field and 3 years relevant Health/Allied Health Work Experience.

The Health Promotion Specialisation has no new intake in 2009.

Credit Transfer

Credit may be available for previous studies on the basis of an individual assessment for each applicant. Credit will be awarded in accordance with University Policy and Faculty Guidelines. Applications for credit should be submitted via the University’s online credit application system at http://intraweb.newcastle.edu.au/catso/ .

International Students

This program is available to offshore International students only.

Special Needs

The Faculty accepts that it is responsible for providing reasonable accommodations for students with special needs, in liaison with the Student Support Unit, which offers practical assistance and advice to students with a disability or chronic illness. The Faculty will seek advice from the Student Support Unit as to what constitutes “reasonable accommodations” under Anti-Discrimination legislation.

Requirements and Structure

THERE IS NO FURTHER INTAKE INTO THIS PROGRAM.

The Master of Applied Management (Health) program is an 80 unit program. Students are required to complete five compulsory health courses (50 units) and three courses (30 units) from the Directed Course options.

Transition Arrangements

The Health Promotion Specialisation has no new intake in 2009. Only students already undertaking the Health Promotion specialisation will be able to enrol in HPRO6710 and HPRO6750. Students enrolling in 2010 or after will not be able to undertake specialisations.

Course Information

Code Name Availability Units
Complete the following core courses to fulfil the requirements of this specialisation.
BIOS6910 Biostatistics A Semester 1 - 2014 (Callaghan)
Semester 1 - 2014 (GradSchool)
10 units
EPID6420 Epidemiology A - Basic Methods Semester 1 - 2014 (Callaghan)
Semester 1 - 2014 (GradSchool)
10 units
PUBH6150 Introduction to Quality and Safety in Health Care Semester 2 - 2014 (GradSchool) 10 units
PUBH6250 Health Economics Semester 1 - 2014 (GradSchool) 10 units
PUBH6260 Clinical Economics Semester 2 - 2014 (GradSchool) 10 units
Directed Courses
Code Name Availability Units
Choose 30 units from Management Directed Courses
GEBU6010 Management Information Systems Not currently offered 10 units
GEBU6490 eBusiness for Managers Not currently offered 10 units
GECO6410 Economics of Competitive Advantage Not currently offered 10 units
GSBS6010 Foundations of Marketing Theory Not currently offered 10 units
GSBS6020 Management & Organisational Behaviour Not currently offered 10 units
GSBS6021 Consumer Decision Making and Behaviour Not currently offered 10 units
GSBS6040 Human Resource Management Trimester 1 - 2014 (Singapore) (Singapore)
Trimester 1 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 1 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 1 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (Singapore) (Singapore)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (GradSchool)
10 units
GSBS6041 Contemporary Global Marketing Trimester 1 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (City Precinct)
10 units
GSBS6055 International Human Resource Management Not currently offered 10 units
GSBS6130 Corporate Finance Trimester 1 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (City Precinct)
10 units
GSBS6162 Entrepreneurship Not currently offered 10 units
GSBS6200 Accounting and Financial Management Trimester 1 - 2014 (Singapore) (Singapore)
Trimester 1 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 1 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
Trimester 2 - 2014 (GradSchool)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (Singapore) (Singapore)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (City Precinct)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (Sydney Bathurst)
10 units
GSBS6480 International Business Environment Not currently offered 10 units
GSBS6503 Project Management Not currently offered 10 units