Master Degree in Oceania

Top Master Degrees in Health 2017 in Oceania

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Top Master in Health in Oceania 2017

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Master of Healthcare Leadership

Southern Cross University (Online)
Online Part time 1 year Open Enrollment Australia Sydney Melbourne Lismore Coffs Harbour Gold Coast Port Macquarie + 5 more

Rather than focusing on any one health discipline, the Master of Healthcare Leadership is designed to give you a broad, inter-disciplinary perspective on the changing face of healthcare. You might be a nurse with a diploma and many years of experience wanting to move out of direct care. [+]

Top Masters in Oceania 2017. Prepare for the future of healthcare Healthcare is Australia’s largest industry. It’s growing and it’s also changing. Dr Louise Horstmanshof, Course Coordinator for the Master of Healthcare Leadership, says “we’re preparing in many ways for an unknown future”. We’re living longer but we also want to live better. The challenge for the health industry is in planning for, responding to and effectively managing change in a complex and busy environment. “We’re going to have to be more innovative, more flexible … and we need leadership … people who are open to opportunity, people who can look at data, look at systems, be critical about them, make decisions about them and lead others”, says Dr Horstmanshof. Rather than focusing on any one health discipline, the Master of Healthcare Leadership is designed to give you a broad, inter-disciplinary perspective on the changing face of healthcare. You might be a nurse with a diploma and many years of experience wanting to move out of direct care. You might be from an allied health background (like physiotherapy, osteopathy, counselling, optometry or even veterinary medicine) wanting to start your own practice. Or, you may be from a non-health background (perhaps you’ve worked in management and leadership in business or industry) and want to lead change and innovation in a healthcare setting. Whatever your background, a Master of Healthcare Leadership is designed to give you more flexibility, more opportunities and more transferable skills. Career opportunities Where will a Master of Healthcare... [-]

Master in Biomedical Sciences

Brawijaya University
Campus Full time Part time July 2017 Indonesia Malang

Vision: become a reference in the study and education of Biomedical Sciences, have international competitiveness and promote excellence in the areas of Anatomy-Histology, Pharmacology, Toxicology, Molecular Physiology, Immunology, Microbiology, Parasitology, Preventive Medicine, and Clinical Medicine. [+]

Master in Biomedical Sciences Vision Become a reference in the study and education of Biomedical Sciences, have international competitiveness and promote excellence in the areas of Anatomy-Histology, Pharmacology, Toxicology, Molecular Physiology, Immunology, Microbiology, Parasitology, Preventive Medicine, and Clinical Medicine. Mission Implement up-to-date and high-quality education and research in the field of Biomedical Sciences, with emphasis in the Patho-mechanism of the diseases and in medical technology, aimed at the improvement of public health. Goals Form graduates with intellectual integrity, ability to apply and develop the Biomedical Sciences, qualified to perform innovative and valid research through inter and multidisciplinary approaches, and capable to achieve national and international recognition. [-]

Master of Public Health (MPH)

The Australian National University | Science
Campus or Online Full time 2 years January 2018 Australia Canberra

At ANU we are committed to training the next generation of researchers and population health practitioners, who will improve the population's mental and physical health through discovery, education and the translation of research into effective health policy and practice. [+]

Top Masters in Oceania 2017. Master of public health (advanced) - now available for online study At ANU we are committed to training the next generation of researchers and population health practitioners, who will improve the population's mental and physical health through discovery, education and the translation of research into effective health policy and practice. Our work spans the full range of population health research, including non-communicable disease epidemiology, infectious disease surveillance and outbreak investigation, global health, health services research, social and cultural determinants of health, environmental health, healthy ageing and mental health. Our Master programs draw on many different areas of population health giving you a comprehensive understanding of the field. And if you’re hoping to benefit from the research strengths of ANU, the Advanced program provides you with the opportunity to extend your practical, coursework experience in public health with the development and implementation of a research project. Make an enquiry directly with ANU Both our Master programs in public health are ideal for health professionals seeking a qualification to equip them for management; graduates wanting a qualification in public health practice; and health administrators and policy workers needing a qualification to assist their career. The Master of Public Health (Advanced) is now also offered online giving you flexible learning options from anywhere in the world. Learning Outcomes Upon successful completion, students will have the skills and knowledge to: Explain and apply an understanding of the socioeconomic, behavioural, biological, and societal determinants of health and disease. Understand the... [-]

Master of Health and Human Services

The University of Melbourne - Online
Online Part time 2 years October 2017 Australia Australia Online

The Master of Health and Human Services provides health and community services professionals with higher skills that will set them up to become agents of change. As a student of this course, you will gain insight into the latest thinking, new knowledge and practices, and research as it relates to psychosocial practice. [+]

The Master of Health and Human Services provides health and community services professionals with higher skills that will set you up to become agents of change. As a student of this course, you will gain insight into the latest thinking, new knowledge and practices, and research as it relates to psychosocial practice. If you want to have a broader impact on the health and well-being of individuals and society, then this course is for you. At Australia's #1 University, your online learning experience will be enriched by regular feedback from your lecturers and tutors as well as real-time sessions where you speak with the instructor and fellow students. If you are a qualified social worker you can study one of our Advanced Social Work courses. Students taking the course from overseas are not required to have an international student visa. Who the course is for This course has been designed for health and community service professionals at various stages of their career, including recent graduates, established practitioners and those seeking to advance their career or move into a new field of professional practice. It includes those who work in mental health, drug and alcohol support, welfare, and those who work with disadvantaged people or people in need. It is particularly relevant to: Counsellors Psychologists Case managers Nurses Community workers Therapists. Career outcomes According to projections, the health and community services sector in Australia will grow more rapidly than any other in the next five years** and this is a trend... [-]

Master of Public Health

La Trobe University
Campus Full time 2 years March 2018 Australia Melbourne

If you're a professional, currently working in the health setting and want to expand your career into senior roles, this program is designed for you. [+]

Top Masters in Oceania 2017. If you're a professional, currently working in the health setting and want to expand your career into senior roles, this program is designed for you. The Master of Public Health is an internationally recognised professional qualification in public health that enables you to work all over the world in a variety of health settings. This is a comprehensive, stand-alone degree, with both research and practice pathways. A distinctive feature is that you are trained according to the Foundation Competencies for Public Health Graduates in Australia. It includes eight core public health subjects, after which you will have the choice to complete the degree in either research mode or practice mode. English Language Requirements IELTS (Academic): minimum score of 6.5 with no individual band score less than 6.0. TOEFL Paper-based Test: minimum score of 575 (minimum score of 5 in the Test of Written English). TOEFL Internet-based Test: minimum score of 80 with minimum overall for SLR 18; W 22. La Trobe Melbourne (ELICOS): Completion of the English for Further Studies Advanced Stage 6B at La Trobe Melbourne with minimum 60 per cent overall and 60 per cent in final exam. For more information please visit the La Trobe Melbourne website. English as the language of instruction in tertiary studies may be accepted. Please note: English as the language of instruction in previous study will not be accepted as a basis of admission (English) for courses where the approved test score requirement is above an IELTS... [-]

Master of Nursing (MNSG)

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)
Online Full time Part time 18 - 60 months February 2018 Australia Australia Online + 1 more

Are you a RN looking to upgrade your qualifications or become a leader in the health care sector? Our Master of Nursing is designed to boost your skills in leadership and strategic management within your current nursing practice. In addition the options for elective courses and research opportunities can be aligned with your personal career ambitions. [+]

Master of Nursing for Registered Nurses Are you a RN looking to upgrade your qualifications or become a leader in the health care sector? Our Master of Nursing is designed to boost your skills in leadership and strategic management within your current nursing practice. In addition the options for elective courses and research opportunities can be aligned with your personal career ambitions. Study Nursing online No matter where you live in the world, you can study online with our Master of Nursing. Our nursing courses are designed for online study so you can continue working as a RN. Career outcomes Would you like a say in the strategic direction of your ward, hospital or organisation? Our Master of Nursing will boost your career opportunities in nursing and healthcare management. Entry Requirements Registered nurse (certified copy of your Current Annual Licence Certificate required) holding a 3-year Bachelor of Nursing from an Australian university or equivalent. While not mandatory, it would be beneficial to have clinical experience as a Registered Nurse. English Language Requirements You are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements. This program requires a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent. If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program. Alternate pathways A formal process of Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) will be used to assess registered nurses, without bachelor degrees, who wish to gain entry to the program on the basis of equivalent experience or qualifications. Applicants should... [-]

Master of Osteopathic Medicine

Southern Cross University
Campus Full time 2 - 4 years January 2018 Australia Gold Coast

The Master of Osteopathic Medicine is designed to develop a critical evaluation of the theory and practice of osteopathy and to produce primary care health practitioners who are able to solve complex problems and think rigorously and independently. The degree is built on a contemporary professional model that integrates the principles of evidence-based practice with a holistic paradigm of patient-centred health care. [+]

Top Masters in Oceania 2017. Osteopathy is a holistic system of diagnosis and manual therapy used to treat musculoskeletal and other functional disorders of the body. In Australia, osteopaths are registered primary care practitioners. The Master of Osteopathic Medicine is designed to develop a critical evaluation of the theory and practice of osteopathy and to produce primary care health practitioners who are able to solve complex problems and think rigorously and independently. The degree is built on a contemporary professional model that integrates the principles of evidence-based practice with a holistic paradigm of patient-centred health care. The Master of Osteopathic Medicine is the second stage of a professional-entry-level program that aims to produce graduates who are eligible to register as practitioners of osteopathic medicine. The first stage is the Southern Cross University Bachelor of Clinical Sciences (with the double major Osteopathic Studies/Human Structure and Function), or the Bachelor of Clinical Sciences (Osteopathic Studies) commencing in 2017; or an equivalent award from another institution. Graduates of the Bachelor of Clinical Sciences (Osteopathic Studies) who commence the course from 2017 onwards, will receive four units of advanced standing into the Master of Osteopathic Studies. Total full-time duration for both courses (undergraduate and Master) is four years. Career opportunities The Master of Osteopathic Medicine aims to produce graduates who are eligible to register as practitioners of osteopathic medicine. Southern Cross University is seeking to increase the number of graduate osteopaths in order to meet community demand. Osteopathy Australia estimates a national shortage of... [-]

Master of Traumatology

The University of Newcastle, GradSchool (Online)
Online Full time Part time February 2018 Australia Newcastle

The Master of Traumatology is the first postgraduate coursework program in Australia devoted to extending students’ knowledge of trauma care coupled with a focus on research. The program will endow graduates with a strong foundation in the science and practice of injury management. [+]

In response to international demand the University of Newcastle has introduced the Master of Traumatology. This is the first postgraduate coursework program of its kind in Australia providing you the opportunity to extend your knowledge of trauma care. In recognition of the importance of trauma as a subspecialty in prevention of mortality and morbidity of the injured, the Master of Traumatology has the support of leading medical organisations in Australia involved with trauma education and management. Equipped with a strong foundation in the science and practice of injury management, you will be able to use your new degree to satisfy Curriculum Vitae Selection Points in applications for Surgical Education and Training (SET) with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS). The Master of Traumatology is accredited by the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS). Our advanced online learning system provides you with the flexibility and support to study anytime, anywhere to balance work, life and study. You can achieve your Master of Traumatology at a time that suits you. The Agency for Clinical Innovation (ACI) is a NSW government agency that works with clinicians, consumers and managers to design and promote better healthcare for NSW. One of its leading institutes, the Institute of Trauma and Injury Management (ITIM), oversees, coordinates and supports the NSW trauma system to achieve better outcomes for trauma patients across NSW. The University of Newcastle acknowledges the generous contribution of ITIM to this Masters program. Is it for you? The University of Newcastle has introduced the... [-]

Master of Nursing

Avondale College of Higher Education
Online Full time Part time 18 months March 2018 Australia Cooranbong Wahroonga + 2 more

The postgraduate course in nursing at Avondale College of Higher Education is designed to provide you with the option to either develop nursing specialist qualifications in clinical teaching, clinical nursing, leadership and management... [+]

Top Masters in Oceania 2017. Master of Nursing Course Overview The postgraduate course in nursing at Avondale College of Higher Education is designed to provide you with the option to either develop nursing specialist qualifications in clinical teaching, clinical nursing, leadership and management or to undertake a generic course with no particular specialisation. These areas of study are designed to extend and deepen a registered nurse's knowledge, skills and appreciation of advanced practice through in-depth study of contemporary health care issues, nursing research and evidence-based perspectives of practice, leadership and management approaches, health promotion, holistic assessment, therapeutic interventions and evaluation. The ability to function both autonomously and collaboratively as a member of a multidisciplinary health care team is an essential element in the course. Further, postgraduate students will also be expected to demonstrate accountability for safe practice from legal, ethical and professional perspectives. Course Code 2094 Course Duration One and a half years full-time (or part-time equivalent) Study Mode Distance education Accreditation Avondale’s Master of Nursing course is accredited by the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency. Careers A career as a Registered Nurse offers many opportunities to work in diverse roles in a range of hospital and community settings both in Australia and globally. There are various career paths the Registered Nurse can pursue including, clinical practice, nursing leadership and management, research and nurse education. [-]

Nursing Program & Master of Nursing

Universitas Airlangga
Campus Full time July 2017 Indonesia Surabaya

Faculty of Nursing, Universitas Airlangga provides the graduates to reach competences in nursing, to develop science, technology, and skills in nursing as well as to compete nationally and internationally. [+]

Objective: Faculty of Nursing, Universitas Airlangga provides the graduates to reach competences in nursing, to develop science, technology, and skills in nursing as well as to compete nationally and internationally. Course Description: Nursing program at Faculty of Nursing achieved “A” level of accreditation and Master of Nursing achieved “B” level of accreditation by National Health Education Accreditation Board. Nursing Program is completed in two stages. The first stage, named Bachelor Program in Nursing, perform in 8 semesters with 146 credits. The second stage, Professional Program in Nursing deliver in 2 semesters with 36 credits. Outcome: Nursing Program graduates have the ability to perform professional nursing in governmental or non-governmental organizations, including the Ministry of Health, University, Hospitals, Private practice, as well as the scientist in nursing field. Fulltime Professor’s Profile Prof. Dr. Nursalam, M.Nurs (Hons) Professor Nursalam is the 4th Nursing professor in Indonesia and the first professor fron Faculty of Nursing Universitas Airlangga. He is the Dean of Faculty of Nursing. He graduates from University of Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia for his Master of Nursing, and graduated from Doctoral program Universitas Airlangga. He has deliver many researches in nursing field and writes on international journals, and nursing books. He also the former Manager of Nursing at Universitas Airlangga Hospital. His involvement in nursing association includes The head of East Java National Nurse Association, and The head of Indonesia Higher Nursing Education Association Regional 4. Alumnus’s testimonials (Sa Sa Aung, Myanmar, Master of Nursing Graduates) "I am very proud... [-]

Master of Health Science

Western Sydney University
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 4 years January 2018 Australia Sydney Bankstown Campbelltown Lower Hawkesbury Blacktown Rydalmere Penrith + 7 more

The Master of Health Science is designed for professionals working in a variety of health science settings, including both government and non-government organisations. [+]

Top Masters in Oceania 2017. The Master of Health Science is designed for professionals working in a variety of health science settings, including both government and non-government organisations. In addition to the standard Master of Health Science, students can select from three specialisations, including Health Services Management (a program accredited by the Australian College of Health Service Management), Aged Care Management, or Occupational Health and Safety. Students can study a broad range of health science units relating to evidence-based health care and practice, health service planning, aged care management, health policy development, leadership, and health financial management. Students also receive practical skills in community development and health promotion programs, and also complete a culminating research and practice experience in the evaluation of a contemporary issue in health science. The Master of Health Science is designed for professionals working in a variety of health science settings, including both government and non-government organisations. Students can select from three specialisations, including 'Health Services Management', 'Aged Care Management', or 'Occupational Health and Safety'. Students can study a broad range of health science units relating to evidence-based health care and practice, health service planning, aged care management, health policy development, leadership, and health financial management. Students receive practical skills in community development and health promotion programs, and also complete a culminating research and practice experience in the evaluation of a contemporary issue in health science. Upon completing the Master of Health Sciences, students will be equipped with knowledge and skills to pursue careers in the... [-]

Master of Nutrition and Dietetic Practice

Bond University
Campus Full time 108 weeks January 2018 Australia Robina

The Master of Nutrition and Dietetic Practice is an Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Level 9 Masters Degree (Extended) dietetics program. It places a distinct emphasis on developing evidence-based practitioners with extensive participation in dietetics practice in various contexts both locally and abroad, as well as possessing research experience. [+]

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS The minimum academic requirement is an undergraduate degree in health science or other related degree with at least two biochemistry subjects at second year level where first year chemistry is a prerequisite of these subjects and two physiology subjects also at second year level. Eligible undergraduate programs at Bond University: Bachelor of Biomedical Science Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The Master of Nutrition and Dietetic Practice is an Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Level 9 Masters Degree (Extended) dietetics program. It places a distinct emphasis on developing evidence-based practitioners with extensive participation in dietetics practice in various contexts both locally and abroad, as well as possessing research experience. You will have the opportunity to develop specialist skills related to the practice of nutrition and dietetics through extensive professional practice placements. A unique feature of this program is the completion of an international placement. This experience develops your skills in international nutrition and dietetic practice, including the development of cultural competency. You will gain a global perspective of the effects of different cultural, political, economic and physical environments on nutrition and dietetic issues which you can integrate into your professional practice. You will also engage in projects and opportunities that focus on the entrepreneurial practice of nutrition and dietetics to develop leadership, management, media and marketing skills. PROGRAM STRUCTURE You must complete all of the following subjects: Semester 1 Nutrition and Food Science Nutrition Assessment and Diagnosis Nutrition Communication and Behaviour Nutrition Issues and Priorities Semester 2... [-]

Master of Clinical Medicine in Leadership and Management

University of Newcastle
Online Part time 2 years January 2018 Australia Newcastle

The growing international recognition and popularity of the general hospital doctor known as a ‘hospitalist’ has prompted the University of Newcastle to introduce the Master of Clinical Medicine (Leadership [+]

Master of Clinical Medicine in Leadership and Management

The growing international recognition and popularity of the general hospital doctor known as a ‘hospitalist’ has prompted the University of Newcastle to introduce the Master of Clinical Medicine (Leadership and Management).

The University and the NSW Ministry of Health have collaborated to develop this new program aimed at improving the quality of care in hosptials, as the number of patients with multiple co-morbidities are on the rise.

Providing you with an up-to-date  education in clinical medicine, leadership and management, you will be prepared with the skills and knowledge to take on senior hospitalist positions in Health facilities.... [-]


Master of Outdoor Education

The University of Notre Dame Australia
Campus Full time Part time 2 years January 2018 Australia Fremantle Broome Sydney + 3 more

The philosophical approach of the Master of Outdoor Education program at Notre Dame includes a strong commitment to best practice in achieving a healthy lifestyle through physical activity and ... [+]

Master of Outdoor Education

 

Outdoor Education courses in the School of Health Sciences aim to provide essential knowledge, practical skills and leadership qualities to individuals who want to teach in schools or Outdoor Education centers. Professionals in this field need to have the skills to design appropriate, needs-based and enjoyable programs to which clients are committed. They need to blend practical outdoor skills, evaluate needs, design, and plan and implement safe Outdoor Education programs.

The philosophical approach of the Master of Outdoor Education program at Notre Dame includes a strong commitment to best practice in achieving a healthy lifestyle through physical activity and its relationship with the outdoors. Students will gain experiences in a range of outdoor activities as determined by accreditation in the National Outdoor Leadership Registration Scheme (NOLRS).... [-]


Master in Public Health

Diponegoro University
Campus Full time July 2017 Indonesia Semarang

To apply for Master in Public Health program Bachelor of Public Health and GPA < 2.7 is required. [+]

Master in Public Health Bachelor of Public Health GPA < 2.7 Courses

Semester I Science Philosophy, Biostatistics, Research Methodology, Epidomology Health Service, Health Management Information System, Strategic Health Planning, Organisations and health management Semester II Consentrated Research Methodology, Public Health Act Analysis, Economics and Health Fundings, Monitoring and Health Evaluations, Health Quality Management, Law and Health Ethics, Quantitative Decision Techniques Semester III Thesis Proposal Development, AKK Consentrated Residence, Health-related Human Resource Management, Advocations and Public Empowerment, System thinking and learning organization Semester IV Thesis [-]