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The Diffusion of Health Technology

Postgraduate | TAS-BAA634 | 2024

Previously TAS-CRH604

Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
14 weeks
Start dates
26 Feb 2024

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The Diffusion of Health Technology

About this subject

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

    1. Critically evaluate diffusion innovation, technology acceptance and change management theory, principles and practice in health technology in Australia.
    2. Assess the strategies for successful implementation of technology.
    3. Justify the adoption of a model for change management or technology adoption evaluation in the context of health technology implementation.
    4. Integrate technical and inquiry skills to written and verbal communication relating to diffusion or change management.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

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


  • TAS-HSM-MAS-2024 - Master of Health Service Management
  • TAS-HIM-MAS-2024 - Master of Health Information 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:

  • TAS-CRH604 (Not currently available)

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.

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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 Information Management

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