This unit is also available in the Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma and Masters in Quality Services (Health and Safety).
Students completing this unit will have acquired knowledge of existing health service models, the internal and external factors that influence the delivery of quality services, and the best-practice models for quality service design.
|Unit name||Introduction to Quality Health Services|
|Faculty/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Health Sciences
Professor Steve Campbell
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Hobart||Semester 2||On-Campus||Off-Campus||International International||Domestic|
|Hobart||Spring school (extended)||On-Campus||International|
|Launceston||Spring school (extended)||Off-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|Spring school (extended)||29/10/2018||21/11/2018||24/12/2018||17/2/2019|
* 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).
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|2||2018: $1,148.00||2018: $2,243.00||061399|
Fees for next year will be published before the end of the year. The fees above only apply for the year shown.
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
Assignment (2000 words) 50%; online discussion and reflection (1500 words) 30%; online test 20%
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Berwick, D.M 2014, Promising care:How We Can Rescue Health by Improving It, San Francisco, CA, Jossey-Bass (Wiley)
Booktopia textbook links
- Hobart, Semester 1
- Hobart, Semester 2
- Hobart, Spring school (extended)
- Launceston, Semester 1
- Launceston, Semester 2
- Launceston, Spring school (extended)
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