Health Administration

A postgraduate program

Fast facts

Course type: Postgraduate (coursework)
Availability (full-time or part-time): Full-time | Part-time
Location: On campus | External | Online with on campus intensives except for Master of Science (Health Administration)

Courses 

Course name: Graduate Certificate in Aged Care Administration
Duration (full-time equivalent): 6 months (part-time only)
SATAC code: 2GC077
CRICOS code: Not available to international students

Course name: Graduate Certificate in Health Administration
Duration (full-time equivalent): 6 months (part-time only)
SATAC code: 2GC061
CRICOS code: Not available to international students

Course name: Graduate Diploma in Health Administration
Duration (full-time equivalent): 1 year
SATAC code: 2GD033
CRICOS code: 023592C

Course name: Master of Health Administration
Duration (full-time equivalent): 1.5 years
SATAC code: 2CM043
CRICOS code: 011341K

Course name: Master of Science (Health Administration)
Duration (full-time equivalent): 2 years
SATAC code: 2CM055
CRICOS code: 023594A

Overview

The Graduate Certificate in Aged Care Administration provides students working in health and aged care with the opportunity to acquire deeper knowledge and enhanced skills in aged care management. The course builds on current workplace experience and promotes the application of management theories to existing problems.

Our postgraduate programs in Health Administration give you an understanding of management theories and principles and their application  the management of health and aged care services.

The programs prepare you with the skills required to meet the many complex challenges that leaders face in the modern health and aged care systems.

Graduates are suited to careers in health and aged care organisations.

Combined degree options

You can combine the Master of Health Administration with the following: 

Master of Business Administration l 2 years l SATAC code: 2CM232

What will I study?

Refer to the course rule:

Entry requirements

Graduate Certificates and Graduate Diplomas: require an approved degree or equivalent qualification from an approved tertiary institution and have not less than 2 years' professional experience in the health sector following completion of the degree or equivalent qualification.

Masters: require an approved degree or equivalent qualification from an approved tertiary institution and have not less than four years' professional experience in the health sector following completion of the degree or equivalent qualification.

International students: Entry and English language requirements

Applications

Domestic students
Mid year entry: Yes
Applications: SATAC
Application closing dates:

Check SATAC.

 

 

International students
Mid year entry: Yes
Applications: How to apply
Application closing dates: Semester 1 - 30 November of the year preceding admission
Semester 2 - 31 May of that year.



Annual fees

CourseDomestic studentsInternational students
Graduate Certificate in Aged Care Administration Place type: Full fee paying

2017: $8,217
Not available to international students
Graduate Certificate in Health Administration Place type: Full fee paying

2017: $6,948
Not available to international students
Graduate Diploma in Health Administration Place type: Full fee paying

2017: $13,896
2017: $28,700
2018: $30,500
Master of Health Administration  Place type: Full fee paying

2017: $13,896
2017: $28,700
2018: $30,500
Master of Science (Health Administration) Place type: Full fee paying

2017: $13,896
2017: $29,000
2018: $30,500

Note:

  • Domestic student fees are indicative only. Further information: How are these fees calculated?
  • We accept international applications for programs commencing beyond the year advertised and tuition fees for these years will be higher. Please note that your tuition fees may be subject to an annual increase.

Further information

Health Care Management pathways and study plans

Faculty contact 

Department of Health Care Management
Ms Tiffany Carlin, Health Sciences Building (Room 2.31), Registry Road, Bedford Park SA 5042
Tel: (08) 8201 7757
Fax: (08) 8201 7766
Email: tiffany.carlin@flinders.edu.au