Professional Diploma in Leadership and Management for Healthcare Professionals

Course Description:

Leadership and management in the healthcare industry is challenging with its diverse and multiple disciplinary health and non-health departments. This course is designed to expand the participants’ knowledge and skills in leadership and management in clinical practice. The theoretical part will focus on promoting participants’ knowledge in the major concepts and principles related to leadership and management. The practical part will enhance their skills in mastering effective leadership and management for best practices.

Number of contact hours:

The total theoretical and practicum hours are 450 hours, extended over a nine month period.

  • Theory: 150 hours (8 hours per week, 32 hours per month) for 5 months.
  • Clinical: 300 hours; 38 shifts (8 hours per week, 32 hours per month) for 9 months.

Accrediting Body:

The University of Jordan

Target participants:

The course is designed for:

  • Healthcare professionals in clinical practice, particularly nurses
  • Fourth –year nursing students.