Master of Clinical Medicine (Leadership and Management)

University of Newcastle

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00109J

The Master of Clinical Medicine (Leadership and Management) program will be delivered within an experiential framework and involve a range of health service personnel as well as University teaching staff. Course material is provided via the University's online learning system (Canvas) which facilitates communication between candidates and teaching staff via email, discussion forums, wikis and blogs and provides access to announcements, course outlines, course content, assessment items and web 2.0 resources. The online delivery mode ensures the programs' suitability to clinicians working across Australia in the healthcare system.

Designed for

Qualified doctors who wish to improve their organisational knowledge and capacity for inter-professional communication to manage patients


The program requires the completion of 80 units of study undertaken online in part time mode. All students must complete 50 units of core courses, and 30 units from a directed course list.


  • Clinical medicine/ Health leadership and management

Standard entry requirements

  • Health professional registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Registration Authority (AHPRA), national board, or another recognised accrediting body, from the following discipline areas: Medicine, Nursing, Midwifery, Oral Health, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Exercise Physiology, Clinical Psychology, Podiatry, Optometry, Nuclear Medicine, Radiation Therapy, Diagnostic Radiography, Occupational Therapy, Nutrition and Dietetics, Speech Pathology, Social Work, Paramedicine
  • Completed a minimum of a three year degree with at least one year's experience in a clinical setting
  • International health professional graduates in Australia are encouraged to apply. Health professional graduates working overseas are also encouraged to apply and their application will be reviewed by the Program Convenor on a case by case basis. International applicants will need to demonstrate current registration with their equivalent health professional registration authority.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Online International: $95,110 Yes
  • Online/Off-campus : 2 years

Fee comments

Campuses: Online.

Fees are indicative and subject to variation. Overall program fee may vary based on course selection.

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