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The University of Newcastle is a multi-campus institution offering programs in a number of locations.
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1 year full-time or part-time equivalent up to 4 years maximum.
The University of Newcastle Master of Applied Management (Nursing) perfectly blends your existing clinical experience with advanced learning in key leadership, management and business disciplines. Key areas of learning include clinical specialties, financial management, business analysis, strategic human resource development and capacity to lead organisational change.
You will learn how to carry this knowledge from the patient bedside to the boardroom. You will unpack new clinical and managerial tools to address clinical, ethical, fiscal, logistical and resource management challenges.
The Master of Applied Management (Nursing) allows you to be in control of your learning pathway. The fundamental courses you will complete include:
You can then decide which remaining five courses will best suit your career objectives, with diverse study areas on offer including Infection Control, Palliative Care Practice, Human Resource Management, Managing Under Uncertainty and Globalisation among others.
Download a program plan for further details on your degree's structure and what courses you will study.
These program plans are applicable to new students. Current students should refer to the program handbook to access the plan relevant to the year they commenced.
The Master of Applied Management (Nursing) will arm you with a solid foundation in the practical application of contemporary inter-professional leadership techniques and management practices. Upon completion, you will be able to apply your acquired skills to successfully lead a team, particularly in times of change, resource constraint or uncertainty.
Graduates will be able to take on advanced roles within the health care field such as: