AHL705 - Management of Humanitarian Health Programs

Year: 2019 unit information
Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:

Sonia Brockington




AHL701 can be done before or at the same time

Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin plus 5 online Blackboard Collaborate sessions will be conducted during the trimester.


This unit will explore the project management cycle, trends in the humanitarian sector and how these apply to health program management in complex humanitarian crises.

Students will apply learning to real life case studies, taking into account inter-agency coordination, stakeholder and donor relationships, organisational and governance requirements, and monitoring and evaluation of health programs to meet public and clinical health issues in complex humanitarian environments.


Essay, 40%, 2000 words

Team Report, 50%, 3000 words

Self-Reflection, 10%, 500 words