Graduate Certificate in Health Services Management

Griffith University

This program provides students with a wide ranging and diverse base of specialist health management courses. If you are a graduate or manager in health and aged care services and you want to develop your skills and understanding of contemporary health service management issues, these degrees will help you achieve your goals. Through flexible teaching and research options, you will learn about key areas of health sector policy, governance, operations and evidence-based practice management. You will develop skills and knowledge in current management theory and practice, develop your leadership skills and style and gain an in-depth understanding of health workforce planning. You will also learn about managing human resources, planning and implementing health programs, and managing performance and health budgets from respected industry practitioners and academics. Additionally, you will develop skills in strategic decision making and change management and an understanding of the role of technology in health management. Through a project directly relevant to your organisation's strategic direction, you will develop research and project management skills..

Course Fee:

Australian: $10,250
International: $7,250

Entry Requirements:

Bachelor degree in health-related field; or Bachelor degree in unrelated discipline or a health-related diploma plus two years relevant work experience in the health or aged care sector; or have a minimum of five years equivalent full-time work experience in administrative, management and leadership roles within healthcare organisations (students would be expected to have career goals to work in health-related organisations)


40 credit points

Subjects you can Study:

Health services management

Study Pathways:

Articulates into the Master of Health Service Management.

Accepts International Students:


Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
South Bank, Qld College of Art No info Part time 1 years
South Bank, Graduate Centre No info Yes Online
Online No info Full time 0.5 years
South Bank, Graduate Centre No info Yes Full time 0.5 year
Online No info Part time 1 years
South Bank, Qld College of Art No info Full time 0.5 years
South Bank, Graduate Centre No info Yes Part time 1 year
Griffith University offer more than 350 qualifications across 5 campuses in Queensland. Griffith University serves more than 40,000 students. Approximately half of Griffith students study full-time and on-campus.

Provider CRICOS: 00233E

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