Courses & Units

Aged Care Leadership and Management: Effective Internal and External Integration BAA542

Rozelle - Sydney

Introduction

This unit will critically examine the processes and activities to identify, monitor and improve key elements of aged care organisational functioning, within complex health networks. A review and critique of governance arrangements, including accountability and transparency requirements for staff, managers and boards will be undertaken. Requirements for performance metrics, organisational and clinical outcomes and reporting arrangements will be debated. Students will have opportunities to hear from experts across Australia and participate in industry case studies and analysis.

Summary

Unit name Aged Care Leadership and Management: Effective Internal and External Integration
Unit code BAA542
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Business & Economics
Australian Institute of Health Service Management
Discipline Australian Institute of Health Service Management
Coordinator Doctor Seedwell Sithole
Available as student elective? No
Delivered By University of Tasmania
Level Postgraduate

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Rozelle - Sydney Semester 1 Off-Campus International Domestic

Key

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International students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 21/2/2022 22/3/2022 11/4/2022 29/5/2022

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

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Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate understanding of current concepts in leadership and management theory as it relates to health and aged care
  • Communicate and reflect on own leadership and management skills in an aged care context
  • Apply leadership theories to managing people in health and aged care settings
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
069999 $1,002.00 $1,002.00 not applicable $2,402.00
  • Available as a Commonwealth Supported Place
  • HECS-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility3
  • FEE-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility4

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Teaching

AssessmentPresentation (20%)|Critique (30%)|Essay (50%)
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Textbooks

Required

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