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Advanced Gastroenterology - INTM5105

Year - 2020

The Advanced Gastroenterology syllabus is at a level appropriate for practitioners undertaking specialist training in gastroenterology or with an interest in the field. The content is focussed on diagnosis and investigation of important but less common gastroenterological conditions and advanced management of common and important gastroenterological diseases. The module learning materials are linked to a library of clinical cases representing common and important gastroenterological conditions.

online lectures, clinical cases, discussion boards and podcasts

online exam (40%), 1x 1500 words case study (25%), 3x 450 words online clinical case (25%), participation in online discussion forums (10%)

Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine 19th ed, Mcgraw-Hill 2015; Oxford Textbook of Medicine, 5th ed Oxford Medicine Online 2016; Sleisenger and Fordtran's Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease, 10th Edition 2016.

Assumed knowledge
This unit of study is available only to registered medical practitioners with experience working in an Australian or New Zealand clinical setting.


Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Internal Medicine
Study Mode: Online
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 3.0
EFTSL: 0.063
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Astrid-Jane Williams
HECS Band: 3
Courses that offer this unit

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