Advanced Surgery (Breast Surgery)

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Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Advanced Surgery

Master of Advanced Surgery

Students must successfully complete 48 credit points, including:
(a) 12 credit points of capstone core units of study; and
(b) 24 credit points of surgery selective units of study; and
(c) 12 credit points of elective units of study.

Graduate Diploma in Advanced Surgery

Students must successfully complete 36 credit points, including:
(a) 24 credit points of surgery selective units of study; and
(b) 12 credit points of elective units of study.

Graduate Certificate in Advanced Surgery

Students must successfully complete 24 credit points, including:
(a) 24 credit points of surgery selective units of study.

Streams

The courses are available in the following streams:
(a) Breast Surgery
(b) Uro-Oncology.

Capstone core units

SURG5056
Advanced Surgery Project Part A
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
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Semester 1
Semester 2
SURG5057
Advanced Surgery Project Part B
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
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Semester 1
Semester 2

Surgery selective units

Breast surgery
SURG5037
Basic Sciences and Benign Breast Disease
6    A This unit is designed as the first part of a curriculum for contemporary breast surgery for Post Fellowship Ttrainees and assumes practical skills training is obtained on the BreastSurgANZ PFT Program (or equivalent). Applicants must have completed general or plastic surgical training and have a strong interest in breast surgery.


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Semester 1
SURG5038
Malignant Breast Disease and MDTs
6    A This unit is designed as the first part of a curriculum for contemporary breast surgery for Post Fellowship Ttrainees and assumes practical skills training is obtained on the BreastSurgANZ PFT Program (or equivalent). Applicants must have completed general or plastic surgical training and have a strong interest in breast surgery.
P SURG5037


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Semester 2
SURG5039
Oncoplastic Breast Surgery Level 1
6    A This unit is designed as the second part of a curriculum for contemporary breast surgery for Post Fellowship Trainees and assumes practical skills training is obtained on the BreastSurgANZ PFT Program (or equivalent). Applicants must have completed general or plastic surgical training and have a strong interest
P SURG5037 and SURG5038


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Semester 1
SURG5040
Oncoplastic Breast Surgery Level 2
6    A This unit is designed as the forth and final part of a curriculum for contemporary breast surgery for Post Fellowship Trainees and assumes practical skills training is obtained on the BreastSurgANZ PFT Program (or equivalent). Applicants must have completed general or plastic surgical training and have a strong interest in breast surgery.
P SURG5037 and SURG5038 and SURG5039


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Semester 2
Uro-Oncology

Elective units

BETH5209
Medicines Policy, Economics and Ethics
6    A A degree in science, medicine, pharmacy, nursing, allied health, philosophy/ethics, sociology/anthropology, history, law, communications, public policy, business, economics, commerce, organisation studies, or other relevant field, or by special permission.


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Semester 2
CEPI5300
Research Grants: Theory and Practice
6    P (PUBH5010 or CEPI5100) and PUBH5018
N CEPI5505


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Semester 1
CLTR5001
Trial Design and Methods
6   

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Semester 1
GMED5001
Genomics in Clinical Practice
6   

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Semester 1
HAEM5001
Thrombosis and Haemostasis in Acute Care
6    A Basic knowledge of haemostasis is an advantage.


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Semester 2
HPOL5001
Health Systems and Financing
6    N GLOH5135


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Semester 1
HPOL5006
Business of Health
6    N SMBA6122


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Intensive July
HTIN5003
Health Technology Evaluation
6      Semester 2b
LAWS6054
Health Care and Professional Liability
6   

Core unit for GradDipHL students. MHL students may select this unit as one of the three core units required in addition to LAWS6252. Academic Profile https://sydney.edu.au/law/about/people/list.php. The unit is also available on a Continuing Professional Development basis https://sydney.edu.au/law/study-law/continuing-professional-development.html
Intensive April
LAWS6307
Class Action Litigation in Australia
6    N LAWS6230 or LAWS6869


Mr Jason Betts
Semester 2
MMGT6001
Strategy
6   

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Intensive April
Intensive September
PCOL5101
Drugs and Devices: R and D to Registration
6    N SLEE units


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Semester 1
PCOL5102
Modern Therapeutics and Medical Devices
6   

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Semester 2
PCOL5105
Commercialising MedTech and Pharma
6   

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Semester 2
PUBH5018
Introductory Biostatistics
6   

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Semester 1
PUBH5217
Biostatistics: Statistical Modelling
6    P PUBH5018
N (PUBH5211 or PUBH5212 or PUBH5213)


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Semester 2
WORK6130
Leadership in Organisations
6    N ECOF5807 or ECOF6090


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Semester 1a