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Master of Health Services Management for 2014

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Why study Master of Health Services Management?

If you are working or planning to work in middle or senior management roles in health care, this course will help you prepare for and advance your career.

The course coordinator, Professor Just Stoelwinder, is one of Australia's most senior and respected health care managers and management and policy academics.

You will study eight core units and three electives. You can study part-time (Multi-mode) online with Block Days (six semesters) or on-campus full time (three semesters) at The Alfred Hospital, one of Melbourne's busiest hospitals and where we have a major teaching and research presence.

The core units cover health systems law, clinical leadership and management, improving health care quality, financial issues in health care management, foundations health policy, epidemiology and biostatistics, health services reform and development and a health services management case study.

You can choose your electives from units offered in our Master of Public Health or other approved master-level management units.

You can also exit the course early with a Graduate Certificate in Health Services Management or a [[http://www.monash.edu/study/coursefinder/course/2314][Graduate Diploma in Health Services Management] if you meet the requirements.

Professional recognitions

Australian

This degree satisfies the requirements of the Royal Australian College of Medical Administrators Fellowship providing the successful completion of the following core units: MPH5040, MPH5041, MPH5213 and MPH5283.

This degree is accredited by the Australian College of Health Services Executives (ACHSE) for College entry and advancement purposes.

Domestic

Entry requirements

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Duration

1.5 years full-time
3 years part-time

Fees for 2014

Fees are subject to change annually.

Commonwealth supported place (CSP)
Commonwealth supported place not offered for this course.

Domestic fee per 48 credit points
48 credit points represents a standard full-time course load for a year
$ 20,500 AUD

The Student Services and Amenities Fee applies to some students each calendar year.

Intakes

First Semester (March), Second Semester (July)

Attendances

  • On-campus at MMS-ALFRED: full-time
  • Off-campus: full-time, part-time

This course is only available to domestic students in off-campus mode.

Faculty

Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

Course code: 2872

CRICOS code: 038564F

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Contact

All domestic and international enquiries should be directed to the Postgraduate Office, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne VIC 3004.
Telephone: + 613 9903 0563
Email: pgradenq@med.monash.edu.au
Website: http://www.med.monash.edu.au/epidemiology/pgrad/

International

Entry requirements

View entry requirements and applications for international students

Duration

1.5 years full-time

Fees for 2014

Fees are subject to change annually.

International fee per 48 credit points
48 credit points represents a standard full-time course load for a year
$ 36,700 AUD

Intakes

First Semester (March)

Attendances

  • On-campus at MMS-ALFRED: full-time
  • Off-campus: full-time, part-time

This course is only available to international students full-time in on-campus mode.

Faculty

Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

Course code: 2872

CRICOS code: 038564F

Find out more

Enquire nowApply nowEntry requirements

Contact

Telephone: +61 3 9903 4788
Online Enquiry: Enquire Now

Admissions information for domestic students

Entry requirements

Minimum entrance requirements

Students must have an undergraduate degree in an appropriate discipline and relevant professional experience. The department will individually assess applications from students without a degree who have extensive professional experience.

Extra requirements

Relevant Work Experience (CV) must be submitted before an application can be assessed

Statement of purpose (250 words) outlining reasons for undertaking course must be submitted before an application can be assessed

Academic transcripts must be provided before an application can be assessed.

University entrance requirements

Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia.

Applications

Semester one (March)

Apply directly to Monash

Applications for this course are made directly to the department.

Semester two (July)

Apply directly to Monash

Apply directly to Monash.

If you need more information, contact the faculty.

Admissions information for international students

Entry requirements

International entry requirements

Students must have an undergraduate degree in an appropriate discipline and relevant professional experience. The department will individually assess applications from students without a degree who have extensive professional experience.

English requirements for international students

Gaining the required result in one of the following tests of English language:

IELTS score of 7.0 with no individual band score less than 6.5.

A TOEFL minimum test score of either:

in the written TOEFL, 587 with a Test of Written English (TWE) score of at least 4.5; or in the internet-based TOEFL, an overall score of at least 94 with at least 24 in the written section, 19 in the reading section, and no less than 20 in any other section.

Special entry requirements

Relevant Work Experience (CV) must be submitted before an application can be assessed

Statement of purpose (250 words) outlining reasons for undertaking course must be submitted before an application can be assessed

Academic transcripts must be provided before an application can be assessed.

University entrance requirements

Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia.

Applications

Semester one (March)

Apply directly to Monash

Semester two (July)

This course currently doesn't have places available for mid-year entry.

Enrolment obligation

International students enrolling in a CRICOS-registered course can study no more than 25% of their course by distance and/or online learning. Students cannot enrol exclusively in distance and/or online learning study in any compulsory study period. See standard 9.4 of The National Code 2007.

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