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Leadership and Policy in Mental Health 1 - BMRI5027

Year - 2018

This unit is designed to provide participants with an introduction to the key constructs of leadership, leadership development and change management with specific reference to mental health reform in Australia. The unit will provide an overview of concepts and models of leadership and change management and an opportunity to apply these to a personal leadership development plan to embark on a service-level reform initiative. In this unit participants will gain an understanding of, their own leadership attributes and developmental needs and an insight into the development of strategy, organisational level policy and governance for achieving change. These elements will provide the foundations for self-development as a leader and the development of service level change/reform initiatives.

9am-5pm Friday and Saturday 9am-12.30pm weeks 2 and 7, 9am-5pm Friday week 12

Leadership assessment and self development plan (30%), scenario analysis (20%), change management and implementation plan (40%), participation (10%)

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Additional information
This is a capstone unit of study


Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Central Clinical School
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Mallet St
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Unit of Study coordinator: Associate Professor John Mendoza
HECS Band: 3
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