Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast
In this unit you will be introduced to principles, practices and processes that influence business operations in health and community services, with particular emphasis on balancing consumer focus with commercial business decisions. The foundations of managing financial and human resources, as well as risk, will be explored and you will develop practical skills in planning, budgeting, resourcing, business writing and communication.
|Unit name||Business Principles and Practices in Health and Community Services|
Dr Anne Heath
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Cradle Coast||Term 4||On-Campus||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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1. Recognise, describe and assess the internal and external factors that influence and guide business activities and decisions.
2. Identify and apply tools and processes for the management of finances, human resources and risk.
3. Apply business principles, practices and processes to enable the planning, design and delivery of consumer-directed business strategies.
4. Identify, evaluate and use relevant discipline tools and techniques
5. Identify and evaluate relevant behaviours, principles and perspectives in the workplace
6. Use reflective and deliberative thinking to generate plans for self-development
7. Apply practice and discipline based skills and knowledge to communicate solutions to real world problems.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Field of Education|
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Online learning plus two to three x 2 hour face to face tutorials and 1.5 days of face to face workshops.
AT1: Multiple choice quiz and short answer questions (25%)
AT2: Business project proposal (50%)
AT3: Resource analysis and planning (25%)
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