96710 Professional Placement in Health Services Management and Public Health6cp; Forms of attendance in this subject have changed to enable social distancing and reduce the risks of spreading COVID-19 in our community. Consequently, the Subject Outline information for this subject has changed. Details of the changes are published in an addendum to the Subject Outline which is available on UTSOnline. 1 x 7hr workshop, 140 hours professional placement.
Requisite(s): 48 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C04246 Master of Advanced Health Services Management OR 48 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C04140 Master of Health Services Management OR 48 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C04303 Master of Public Health (Advanced) OR 48 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C04302 Master of Public Health
This subject offers students the opportunity to apply, synthesise and consolidate skills acquired during the existing suite of Master of Health Services Management or Master of Public Health courses, through a supervised professional placement within an appropriate organisation.
The professional placement subject assists students in developing and demonstrating their knowledge, skills, professional experience and contacts identified as essential to their professional development. Through the professional placement, students engage with the functions and practical activities of their chosen industry, allowing them to bridge the gaps between their professional experiences, the classroom and their professional aspirations.
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