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Leadership and Strategy in Health - HPOL5012

Year - 2020

Effective leadership is essential in all facets of health including service provision, public administration and the private sector. This unit will cover roles and responsibilities of leadership in health, the relational dynamics between the 'the individual and the organization', personal characteristics and how they can be harnessed in leadership roles, strategic tools that can be used to drive organisations forward and lead change, leadership types and indicators, and the application of leadership strategies in practice scenarios.

10 x week by week online tasks and activities plus 2 x 1 day intensive workshops

1 x multiple choice quiz (20%), 1 x in-class group assessment (20%), 2 x 500 word reflective essays (20%), 1 x 2000 word critical analysis essay (40%)

Required and recommended readings and reference lists will be available through eLearning.


Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Public Health
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Fifth Year
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
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Unit of Study coordinator: Prof Shaun Larkin, Dr Carmen Huckel Schneider
HECS Band: 2
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