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Bioethics and Law for Health Care Leadership

Postgraduate | MUR-SHP510 | 2024

Become a true leader with studies in decision making. Consider decisions from every angle – including the ethics and legalities behind them, how they are justified, and when they need review. Learn to lead with a collaborative approach.  

Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
15 weeks
Start dates
26 Feb 2024,
29 July 2024

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Bioethics and Law for Health Care Leadership

About this subject

  • On successful completion of the subject you will be able to:

    1. Interpret the professional values that influence your professional practice and contribute to legal and ethical decision-making
    2. Reflect in practice in a professional role, the responsibilities regarding legal and ethical decision-making
    3. Analyse how educational, contextual, political and economic factors may influence legal and ethical decision-making within health care
    4. Communicate knowledge of clients’ rights, and the right of competent clients to be active participants in decision-making about their care, and how this may be achieved

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • MUR-HMG-GCE-2024 - Graduate Certificate in Health Care Management
  • MUR-HCM-MAS-2024 - Master of Health Care Management

Equivalent subjects

You should not enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:

  • MUR-SHP510U (Not currently available)


Enrolment in a Graduate degree.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

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

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.

Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Master of Health Care Management

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