HLED 7270 - Project Leadership in Health Care
Part-time Studies Course
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.
Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.
Mon Apr 09 - Fri Jun 29
Class Meeting Times
Apr 09 - Jun 29
Internet delivery format.
Internet delivery course. Access is through my.bcit.ca Students need to contact the BCIT Bookstore in order to obtain course materials.
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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
HLED 7270 is offered as a part of the following programs:
School of Business
Project Management Part-time Associate Certificate School of Health Sciences
Health Leadership Part-time/Distance & Online Learning Advanced Certificate
Books & Supplies
The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and
stationery. Please visit
bcit.ca/bookstore for more
Books for Spring/Summer 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT
online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering
you are considering.
BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore
If you are taking this course through either Distance Education or Online Learning, please purchase books for this course at the
BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore.
A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide)–Sixth Edition
Project Management Institute
Project Management Institute
Effective Project Management: Traditional, Agile, Extreme
Robert K. Wysocki
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