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Project Leadership in Health Care HLED 7270

Health Leadership Course

International Fees

International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

Course details

This online course will provide comprehensive overview of project management and leadership for the health sector. The course will identify different standards of project management practices and their application and adoption in health sector projects. Leadership components of project management are emphasized, with particular attention to engagement of project sponsors, project risk management, and interaction with critical stakeholders. The LEADS Framework will inform the course approach and delivery.


  • No prerequisites are required for this course.



Domestic fees


Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2024

Below is one offering of HLED 7270 for the Spring/Summer 2024 term.

CRN 61989


Mon Apr 08 - Fri Jun 28 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 61989
  • Domestic fees $943.64
    International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 08 - Jun 28 N/A N/A Online

Shan Satoglu

Course outline


Domestic fees


Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  3. International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  4. Access is through Students need to contact the BCIT Bookstore in order to obtain course materials.

In Progress and Full

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Integrate the distributed leadership applications of the LEADS Frameworks with the domains of evidence and evidence based decision making to a specific project in the health sector.
  • Apply LEADS Framework to the leadership aspects of initiating and leading a specific health system project imperative.
  • Communicate successfully in the health sector project environment with an understanding of the health sector projects and initiatives.
  • Function as an effective health leader in addressing the needed definition of a project.
  • Explain the specific phases of a project.
  • Develop a workflow breakdown for a specific project.
  • Provide a realistic projection of costs, duration and budget requirements.
  • Create a project plan and initiate a critical path.
  • Delineate a measurement approach to illustrate project progress.
  • Propose leadership strategies to ensure a high standard of care and service delivery to patients and families results from projects undertaken.
  • Propose leadership strategies in selecting and retaining project team membership appropriately.
  • Demonstrate professional judgment in identifying, documenting and communicating issues in leadership situations.

Effective as of Fall 2012

Related Programs

Project Leadership in Health Care (HLED 7270) is offered as a part of the following programs:

  • Indicates programs accepting international students.
  • Indicates programs with a co-op option.

School of Business + Media

  1. Project Management
    Associate Certificate Part-time

School of Health Sciences

  1. Digital Health
    Advanced Certificate Part-time
  2. Health Leadership
    Advanced Certificate Part-time


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