Master of Advanced Health Services Management

Griffith University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00233E

You will study a wide ranging and diverse base of specialist health management courses. If you are a graduate or manager in health, aged or community care services and you want to develop your skills and understanding of contemporary health or social care 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 innovation and the application of technology in health services management. You will develop research and project management skills that will provide a sound basis for your current work role and your future endeavours.DurationThe Master of Advanced Health Services Management offers offers a range of different durations depending on your prior studies and work experience.You may be eligible to complete this program in 2 years full time if you have:Bachelor, related discipline You may be eligible to complete this program in 1.5 year full-time, (with 40 credit points of advanced standing) if you have:Bachelor Honours, related discipline OR Graduate Certificate, related discipline OR Graduate Diploma, related discipline


  • Change Management in Dynamic Healthcare Systems
  • Digital Health
  • Financing Health and Social Care
  • Foundations of Research Inquiry
  • Health Economics
  • Health Policy and Planning
  • Health Project
  • Health Workforce
  • Healthcare Systems
  • Leadership in Management for Health Services
  • Listed electives and/or Free-choice electives
  • MHSM Dissertation
  • Strategic Decision Making in Health
  • Work Integrated Learning
  • Work Integrated Learning Advanced
  • Work Integrated Learning Part 2
  • Work Integrated Learning Part 3
  • Work Integrated Learning Part 4

Standard entry requirements

Related Bachelor degree or higher


Griffith University grants credit and recognition of prior learning which may relate to prior formal learning or prior informal and non-formal learning. For more information, please visit the following website: Credit transfer Griffith's innovative Credit Precedent Database allows you to find out what credit decisions have been made in the past. These precedents will give you an idea of what you can expect. View credit precedents for this program

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Online International: $49,000 No
  • Full-time : 1.5 years
South Bank Campus International: $49,000 No
  • Full-time : 1.5 years

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