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Health Management Research Thesis BAA738

Rozelle - Sydney


This unit provides students an opportunity to conduct and report upon a translational research project addressing a contemporary healthcare management issue. Students will be responsible for the effective management of their research team, involving industry and academic supervisors. Students are expected to utilise evidence from the literature to direct their research, and when reporting their findings make a contribution to improving the evidence base. Students will communicate the results of their research project and make specific industry-based recommendations for improving organisational performance. Students will have opportunities to hear from experts across Australia and participate in industry case studies and analysis.


Unit name Health Management Research Thesis
Unit code BAA738
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
Discipline Australian Institute of Health Service Management

Dr Kathy Eljiz

Level Postgraduate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No


Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Rozelle - Sydney Semester 2 Off-Campus Domestic


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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 13/7/2020 10/8/2020 31/8/2020 18/10/2020

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Learning Outcomes

LO1Construct and manage a translational research project.
LO2Evaluate the research findings for improving organisational performance.
LO3Assess the research findings to develop the evidence base.
LO4Formulate well-reasoned arguments.
LO5Produce succinct written accounts of the research project to various stakeholders.



Band Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
3 2020: $2,665.00 080313

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You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:



  • Assessment item 1: Results - 30%
  • Assessment item 2: Thesis - 55%
  • Assessment item 3: Poster  - 15%
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