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Postgraduate | TAS-BAA757 | 2023

Managing Complex Adaptive Healthcare Organisations

Study method
100% online
100% online
Start dates
10 July 2023
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
14 weeks

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Managing Complex Adaptive Healthcare Organisations

About this subject

  • Upon completion of this subject, the student should be able to:

    1. Develop knowledge of complex adaptive system theories and implementation sciences.
    2. Evaluate how individual, teams and organisations approach service improvement and change.
    3. Critique organisational, team and individual actions that promote or detract from resilience and reliability.
    4. Distinguish complexity and implementation sciences and their application to healthcare organisations.
    5. Conceptualise and judge the effectiveness of human factors theory to manage organisations.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

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


  • TAS-HSM-MAS-2023 - Master of Health Service Management
  • TAS-HSM-GCE-2023 - Graduate Certificate in Health Service Management

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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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 Service Management

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