HML408 Management Practice for Health Services (4)

Management theories are contextualised to health service governance structures and processes and their application there is considered at organisational and team levels and against different management contexts and goals. Emphasis is placed on business case writing as a key object of management practice.


Micro Session 5 (74)
Bathurst Campus

Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: HML408. Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject Information

Grading System



One session


School of Nursing, Paramedicine and Healthcare Sciences

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to critically analyse prominent management theories, contextualising them to health service governance structures and practices;
  • be able to discuss personal strengths and opportunities for improvement regarding team and organisational management; and
  • be able to develop a persuasive business case.


This subject will cover the following topics:
  • TOPIC 1: Management theory;
  • TOPIC 2: Team management skills; and
  • TOPIC 3: Business case writing contextualised to health management and leadership.

Indicative Assessment

The following table summarises the assessment tasks for the online offering of HML408 in 2021. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated and can also differ to suit the mode of study (online or on campus).

Item Number
Value %
Personal reflection
Case for change

The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: June 2022. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.