Diploma in Management (Healthcare) – Level 7

Diploma in Management (Healthcare) – Level 7

Why study this course: 

Are you looking to take the next step in your healthcare career? Do you need to get a qualification to ensure you are in line for a promotion to management? 

If so the Diploma in Management (Healthcare) is the course for you. Designed to develop your knowledge and ensure you have the skills to work effectively as a manager in a range of healthcare settings the diploma will help you build on your previous experience and qualification. 

What you will learn: 

Made up of 120 credits you will study:

  • Health Services Management and Policy,
  • Support Planning for Geriatric and Mental Health Conditions and,
  • Quality and Risk Management

A Related Learning Experience (Industry Placement). 

Taken in your final term of study the 8 week Industry Placements are selected on the potential to add to your learning experience and they give you valuable hands-on experience that complements the theoretical skills you learn.  

Career outcomes: 

Possible career outcomes include:

  • Health Care Facility Administrator
  • Healthcare Unit Manager
  • Residential Services Manager
  • Day Services Manager 
  • Medical Practice Manager
  • Management roles in Primary Healthcare.

Study pathways:

Once you’ve graduated you can apply to enter a postgraduate level program.