Master of Medicine (Paediatric Medicine)

The information on this page applies to future students. Current students should refer to their faculty handbooks for course information.

For more information, please visit the Sydney Medical School website.
With its unique, flexible educational model, the Master of Medicine (Paediatric Medicine) affords busy clinicians the opportunity to extend and update their knowledge in a number of specialist areas. The Master of Medicine (Paediatric Medicine) is delivered online allowing integration of your studies with your professional and personal life.

The course provides you with the latest practical and theoretical knowledge of paediatric medicine. Practical topics taught in this course are delivered in a case-based interactive online format by expert clinicians. The course comprises units of study focusing on recent advances and controversial or novel topics. Each unit consists of a combination of case-based interactive clinical scenarios, weekly discussion forums and self-directed learning. Complementing the online delivery, active discussion among students and course conveners is the key to the learning process in this course.

Paediatric units shown in the following list of Units of Study relate to the upcoming semester only. Additional units of study will be available in subsequent semesters. Please see the latest version of the Sydney Medical School handbook.

The indicative fee for 2015 is likely to be $26,800 for domestic students and $41,100 for international students per year of full-time study of 48 credit points (1.0 EFTSL).

Further course information

Graduate opportunities

Outstanding graduates may be eligible to pursue a higher degree by research in the courses of Doctor of Philosophy, Master of Philosophy and Master of Surgery (by research) offered by Sydney Medical School. A research degree provides students with the opportunity to prepare a substantial piece of work which represents a significant contribution in a particular field of study; and to gain transferable skills in general research methodology.

Admission

Admission requirements

A successful applicant for admission to the Master of Medicine (Paediatric Medicine) will hold a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, Doctor of Medicine or equivalent qualification.

How to apply

Domestic students

How to apply

Applications are made directly to the University and assessed by the Faculty.

International students

How to apply

Overseas applicants may apply (i) directly to the University, or (ii) through a University overseas representative (education agent).

Fee disclaimer

Domestic students

Indicative postgraduate student contribution amount

Indicative postgraduate student contribution amount not available for Master of Medicine (Paediatric Medicine).

Annual review for postgraduate student contribution amount

Annual review for postgraduate student contribution amount not available for Master of Medicine (Paediatric Medicine).

Postgraduate Domestic Tuition Fee

Postgraduate Domestic Tuition Fee not available for Master of Medicine (Paediatric Medicine).

Annual review for postgraduate domestic tuition fee

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Additional incidental fees

Additional incidental fees not available for Master of Medicine (Paediatric Medicine).

Potential for inaccuracy

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International students

International tuition fees for postgraduate students

International tuition fees for postgraduate students not available for Master of Medicine (Paediatric Medicine).

Annual review

Annual review not available for Master of Medicine (Paediatric Medicine).

Additional incidental fees and health insurance

Additional incidental fees and health insurance not available for Master of Medicine (Paediatric Medicine).

Potential for inaccuracy

Potential for inaccuracy not available for Master of Medicine (Paediatric Medicine).