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Medicine (Doctor of Medicine)

Unit of study table

This page was first published on 21 November 2022 and was last amended on 13 December 2022.
View details of the changes below.

Doctor of Medicine

Students complete 192 credit points, including:
(a) 192 credit points across the four year program
(b) all units in the Doctor of Medicine are prescribed and must be taken in the year of enrolment to which they correspond.

Master of Health Studies

(a) the Master of Health Studies is not available for admission or enrolment
(a) Students must complete 96 credit points that comprise Years 1 and 2 of the Doctor of Medicine.

 

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

Year 1

Studies in Foundation Knowledge, Musculoskeletal, Respiratory, and Cardiovascular Sciences
MDMP5511
Medical General Foundation Knowledge 1
24 A Foundational Knowledge in Anatomy, Physiology and Biology
Studies in Renal, Endocrine and Nutrition, Gastroenterology and Neurosciences
MDMP5512
Medical General Foundation Knowledge 2
24 C MDMP5511
A Foundational Knowledge in Anatomy, Physiology and Biology

Year 2

Studies in Medicine, Surgery, Community, Research Methods
MDMP6511
Clinical and Research Practice 1
24 P MDMP5511 and MDMP5512
Studies in Medicine, Surgery, Community, Oncology, Haematology and Palliative Care
MDMP6512
Clinical and Research Practice 2
24 C MDMP6511
P MDMP5511 and MDMP5512

Year 3

Studies in Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine, Child and Adolescent Health, Critical Care, Perinatal and Womens Health and Research Project
MDMP7511
Specialty Clinical 1
24 P MDMP5511 and MDMP5512 and MDMP6511 and MDMP6512
MDMP7512
Specialty Clinical 2
24 C MDMP7511
P MDMP5511 and MDMP5512 and MDMP6511 and MDMP6512

Year 4

Studies in Elective Studies, Medicine, Surgery and General Practice
Year 4 will be dedicated to full clinical immersion with rotations in General Practice, Medicine, and Surgery, participating in a variety of clinical activities in hospital wards, outpatient clinics and community-based clinics, ensuring teaching, learning and assessment focus on application of key skills, behaviours and knowledge as required of a graduating medical student.
MDMP8511
Preparation for Practice 1
24 P MDMP5511 and MDMP5512 and MDMP6511 and MDMP6512 and MDMP7511 and MDMP7512
MDMP8512
Preparation for Practice 2
24 P MDMP5511 and MDMP5512 and MDMP6511 and MDMP6512 and MDMP7511 and MDMP7512
C MDMP8511

Post-publication amendments

Date Original publication Post-publication amendment
13/12/2022 Year 1 studies descriptive text published as:
Studies in Foundation Knowledge, Musculoskeletal, Immunology, Respiratory, Cardiovascular Sciences, Renal and Urology
Studies in Endocrine and Nutrition, Sexual Health and Reproduction, Gastroenterology and Neurosciences
Year 1 studies descriptive text amended to:
Studies in Foundation Knowledge, Musculoskeletal, Respiratory, and Cardiovascular Sciences
Studies in Renal, Endocrine and Nutrition, Gastroenterology and Neurosciences