UNIT OF STUDY
Community is the Community Block undertaken by medical students enrolled in Stage 3 of the MBBS onwards. This is a Specialty Block.
Our courses that offer this unit of study
Further unit of study information
Undertaken at the student's assigned Clinical School.
In-Block assessments comprising 70% of total UoS mark including a written SBA summative assessment, a Shared Decsion Making report, Assessing the Health of Communities presentation and report, Primary Care Areas of Priority cases: Presentation and Practice supervisor report placement 1 and placement 2 . Community module in the Barrier exam will comprise 30% of the total Community mark and will contribute to the total Barrier score in Year 3/ Year 4 depending on the student's stream. 100% attendance at required learning activities.
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
GDMP2021 and GDMP2022 and GDMP2023 and GDMP2024 and GDMP2025
Study this unit outside a degree
If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.
If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.