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Postgraduate | ACU-HLSC662 | 2024

Leading Change in Health Services

Course information for 2024 intake

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Start dates
22 Apr 2024,
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Entry requirements
Part of a degree
10 weeks

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Leading Change in Health Services

About this subject

  • On successful completion of this unit, students should be able to:

    LO1 Demonstrate an understanding of the significance of effective leadership and how this has an impact on achieving quality improvement in a health care setting through appraising different approaches to change

    LO2 Critically analyse principles of effective governance in leading change from a national and international perspective

    LO3 Apply change management and effective leadership techniques aimed at successfully leading staff through accreditation, management of a sentinel event, disaster/crisis response, or other identified change process

    LO4 Create a strategic, ethically-based health service delivery plan underpinned by organisational values that has the potential to improve organisational performance

Entry requirements

To enrol in this subject, you must be admitted into a degree.

Prior study

You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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