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Clinical Leadership Specialisation

Postgraduate specialisation

Develop an advanced understanding of leadership roles and responsibilities within professional healthcare contexts.

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  • Qualification
    Clinical Leadership Specialisation (M AdvPrc)
  • Credit
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Why study Clinical Leadership Specialisation at Curtin?

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Access to leadership programs, specialist facilities and industry placements give you a competitive edge in the job market.

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You’ll have access to a range of international study opportunities.



The Clinical Leadership specialisation is available to study as a graduate certificate and as part of the Master of Advanced Practice.

Key components include:

  • leadership theories applied to healthcare and research in clinical practice, which will prepare you for leadership roles within professional healthcare
  • relevant practice codes, standards, policy and legislation; and critical-thinking skills that generate effective solutions to healthcare team issues 
  • access and synthesis of information relevant to clinical leadership and the promotion of optimal outcomes for clients 
  • collaborative research that may lead to improvements in clinical practice. 

An important part of this specialisation is a clinical placement that also emphasises interprofessional learning and collaboration skills. 

The Clinical Leadership specialisation is offered in semesters 1 and 2 at both Curtin Perth and Curtin Singapore. 

This specialisation is available to international students studying in Australia on a student visa.  

See our handbook for more information. 

Credit for recognised learning (CRL)

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