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Project Management within Healthcare is a Course

Project Management within Healthcare

Oct 17, 2022 - Nov 25, 2022
3 credits

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Full course description






17 October to 25 November 2022


30 hours
(6-week block)

Delivery Mode

Online self-paced & learn with others


(GST inclusive)

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This short course is one of a series of short courses designed for medical and healthcare professionals, research and IT professionals, managers and leaders who aim to deliver value to their projects within healthcare.

The course offers practical tools and methods for managing clinical and non-clinical projects. It will equip you with the skills and knowledge in traditional and agile project management within healthcare.

Through the progression of this course, you will reflect on the implications of the future of health as you manage and lead projects in the 21st century. At the end of the course, you will be prepared to think outside the box about project management and how it can be adopted as one of the management tools to engage, influence, solve problems and lead others toward new ways of working and change.

What are the course learning outcomes?

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Discuss the importance of managing and leading a traditional and agile project for consumer value.
  • Scope and develop a project plan in the context of the future of health.
  • List the core roles and responsibilities for your project team members.
  • Engage with stakeholders, create a project governance structure, and manage risks for managing and reporting a project.
  • Develop the criteria for closing a project within timeframe and budget.

What core topics are offered?

The following topics are offered in the course for developing and increasing your knowledge, understanding and skills in traditional and agile project management within healthcare.

  • Critical & System Thinking
  • Project Scoping & Planning
  • Project Delivery & Closure
  • Resource Estimation & Budget Management
  • Governance and Variance Reporting
  • Implementation and Risk Management
  • Teamwork and Communication
  • Stakeholder Engagement & Problem Solving
  • Change Leadership & Negotiation

Who is this course suited to?

Medical and health care professionals, project managers and coordinators, research and IT professionals, change managers and leaders who aim to develop and accelerate their knowledge and skills in managing and leading projects across multiple settings including medicine and health, pharmaceutical, aged care, optometry, medical science and research, medical devices and technologies, and private health insurance.

Online Synchronous Sessions

  • Welcome session: 17 October 2022 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Module 2: 8 & 10 November 2022 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Module 3 & 4: 15 & 17 November 2022 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Module 4 (continue):  22 November 2022 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Compulsory assessment for credentialing: 25 November 2022

What are the course credentials?