Health Management (Ext) - 8902

Program Summary

Faculty: Faculty of Medicine

Contact: School of Public Health and Community Medicine

Campus: Kensington Campus

Career: Postgraduate

Typical Duration: 1.5 Years

Typical UOC Per Semester: 24

Min UOC Per Semester: 6

Max UOC Per Semester: 30

Min UOC For Award: 72


Master of Health Management (Extension) (Specialisation)

Information valid for students commencing 2013.
Students who commenced prior to 2013 should go to the Handbook's Previous Editions

Program Description

The Master of Health Management (Extension) is designed for students who have completed the Master of Health Management or equivalent and would like to develop research skills and/or wish to apply for entry into a PhD program.

Program Objectives and Graduate Attributes

The MHM (Extension) provides students with the opportunity to study additional courses which build research skills, as well as carry out an 18 UoC major project in health services management. Candidates wishing to undertake the MHM(Ext) must achieve a minimum Credit average in the coursework component of the MHM and provide an acceptable research proposal. Students should apply on completion of the MHM core courses. Successful completion of the MHM (Ext) is a requirement for candidates wishing to apply for entry to the PhD program.

Program Structure

In addition to the 48 units of credit (UOC) required for the Master of Health Management (8901), candidates in the MHM(Ext) must also complete 6 UOC of coursework tailored to their particular research project.


Academic Rules

Please refer to the Program Structure above and contact the school office for further information.


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Admission Requirements

A Master of Health Management (or equivalent with Credit average) and an approved research proposal.

Further Information

Related Program(s)

7360 Health Management
5509 Health Management
8901 Health Management

Area(s) of Specialisation