Sexual and Reproductive Health

No Pathway

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Errata
Item Errata Date
1.

For SEXH5403 Counselling in Psychosexual Therapy: Please note that SEXH5401 Introduction: Sexual and Reproductive Health is no longer a pre-requisite. This unit no longer contains any pre-requisites.

15/02/2022
2.

For SEXH5407 Sex Gender and Sexuality: Please note that SEXH5401 Introduction: Sexual and Reproductive Health is no longer a pre-requisite. This unit no longer contains any pre-requisites.

15/02/2022

 

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

Sexual and Reproductive Health - No Pathway

Master of Medicine (Sexual and Reproductive Health)

Master of Science in Medicine (Sexual and Reproductive Health)

Students must complete 48 credit points, including:
(a) 12 credit points of compulsory units of study, and
(b) 24 credit points of stream specific units of study, and
(c) 12 credit points of stream specific or general elective units of study.

Master of Medicine (Advanced) (Sexual and Reproductive Health)

Students must complete 60 credit points, including:
(a) 48 credit points of study as required for the Master of Medicine or the Master of Science in Medicine, and
(b) 12 credit points of project units of study.

Graduate Diploma in Medicine (Sexual and Reproductive Health)

Graduate Diploma in Science in Medicine (Sexual and Reproductive Health)

Students must complete 36 credit points, including:
(a) 6 credit points of compulsory units of study, and
(b) 24 credit points of stream specific units of study, and
(c) 6 credit points of stream specific or general elective units of study.

Graduate Certificate in Medicine (Sexual and Reproductive Health)

Graduate Certificate in Science in Medicine (Sexual and Reproductive Health)

Students must complete 24 credit points, including:
(a) 24 credit points of stream specific units of study.

Pathways

The following pathways are available:
(i) HIV and STIs
(ii) Public Health
(iii) Psychosexual Therapy
(iv) Reproductive Health and Fertility
(v) No Pathway

Compulsory units

Graduate Certificate
SEXH5401
Introduction: Sexual and Reproductive Health
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Semester 2
Graduate Diploma
Students must choose one of the following:
CEPI5100
Introduction to Clinical Epidemiology
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Intensive February
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2
PUBH5010
Epidemiology Methods and Uses
6    N BSTA5011


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Masters
Students must choose one of the following:
CEPI5100
Introduction to Clinical Epidemiology
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Intensive February
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2
or
PUBH5010
Epidemiology Methods and Uses
6    N BSTA5011


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
and all students must select the following unit
SEXH5406
Professional Practice
6    P SEXH5401 or CEPI5100 or PUBH5010

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Semester 2

Stream specific units

SEXH5200
Advanced STIs
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
SEXH5202
HIV and Viral Hepatitis
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
SEXH5205
Adolescent Sexual Health
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
SEXH5401
Introduction: Sexual and Reproductive Health
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Semester 2
SEXH5402
Counselling for Health Professionals
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
SEXH5403
Counselling in Psychosexual Therapy
6    A SEXH5402 (or equivalent)
P SEXH5401

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
SEXH5404
Variations in Sexual Function
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
SEXH5405
Contraception and Preconception Care
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
SEXH5407
Sex Gender and Sexuality
6    P SEXH5401


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
SEXH5410
Sexual and Reproductive Health Promotion
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
SEXH5412
Sexual Health and Relationships Education
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
SEXH5414
Public Health: Sexual and Reproductive Health
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
SEXH5415
Advanced Issues in Psychosexual Therapy
6    A SEXH5402 (or equivalent)
P SEXH5403

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
SEXH5417
Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
SEXH5420
Assisted Reproductive Technologies
6    P SEXH5417

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
SEXH5422
Maternal and Fetal Medicine
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2

General elective units

SEXH5416
Advanced Readings in Sexual Health
6    P SEXH5401 or CEPI5100 or PUBH5010

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Semester 2
SEXH5421
Sexual and Reproductive Health Research

This unit of study is not available in 2022

6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
CEPI5200
Quality and Safety in Health Care
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
FMHU5002
Introductory Biostatistics
6    N PUBH5018


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
GLOH5101
Foundations of Global Health
6    N MIPH5131 or MIPH5132


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
GLOH5112
Global Communicable Disease Control
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
GLOH5115
Women's and Children's Health
6    N MIPH5115


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
HPOL5012
Leadership in Health
6    A Students are expected to have at least 1 year work experience in a health practice, policy or administrative role


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
PUBH5300
Infectious Disease Epidemiology
6    A A basic understanding of introductory statistics and generalised linear regression (as would be attained through a unit such as PUBH5217 or equivalent, or through equivalent experience). No previous coding experience is required or assumed


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2

Master (Advanced) Project Units

(a) Students accepted in the Master (Advanced) program must complete 12 credit points of project units of study.
(b) Students must re-enrol every semester, with the associated financial cost, until they submit their project report or dissertation.
MEDF5301
Project (Advanced Masters)
12   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Semester 2
MEDF5302
Project (Advanced Masters) (Part A)
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Semester 2
MEDF5303
Project (Advanced Masters) (Part B)
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Semester 2

Double Degree Research units

Australia Awards and International Students only
(a) Students enrolled in the double degree Master of Medicine (Sexual and Reproductive Health) and Master of Philosophy must complete the following units over the two years of the program.
(b) If the student is not able to submit the thesis for the Master of Philosophy after two years of enrolment, they must enrol in both MEDF4003 and MEDF4004 for further semesters until they are able to submit.
MEDF4001
Medicine Research A
12   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Semester 2
MEDF4002
Medicine Research B
12    C MEDF4001


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Semester 2
MEDF4003
Medicine Research C
12    C MEDF4002


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Semester 2
MEDF4004
Medicine Research D
12    C MEDF4003


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Semester 2