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HME701 - Clinical Leadership 1: System and Strategy

Unit details

Year2017 unit information
Offering information:

Not offered 2017

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Residential

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Cohort rule:

Must be enrolled in H702 Master of Clinical Leadership, other students wanting to enrol please contact*

Unit chair:

Grant Phelps





Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

36 hours in one 5 day residential to be held at the Deakin City Campus at 3/550 Bourke St, Melbourne Monday 18 April through Friday 22 April, 2016. Hours are 0830 – 1730 Monday to Thursday and 0830 – 1430 Friday. There will be an evening session held offsite at a Melbourne CBD health facility on the Tuesday evening, followed by a social dinner for attendees at a city restaurant.


*This unit is suitable for clinicians in one of the registered professions who wish to develop their skills in clinical leadership. Clinicians who are not from one of the registered professions should contact the Course Director, who has discretion to consider enrolment of other professions.


^There are additional fees associated with the residential. For more information on fees please refer to:


This unit aims to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the Australian healthcare system, its policy and strategic contexts, and of issues currently facing the Australian healthcare system. Clinical leadership will be introduced in the context of a wider discussion about leadership of systems. Students will hear from industry and experts and will have an opportunity to explore contemporary system level leadership challenges through group based interactions and assessment tasks.


Assessment task 1: Written assignment (2500 words) 50

Assessment task 2: Group presentation (30 minutes) 35%

Assessment task 3: Written reflective piece (750 words) 15%

Unit Fee Information

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