MD Project (MDMP5510)


Students will undertake an approved, supervised research or capstone project culminating in a 2,500 word report in the form of an article suitable for publication in a peer-reviewed journal. They will be monitored through regular progress reviews with their supervisors. In addition to the report, they may be required to give an oral presentation on their work to an audience comprising other medical students and staff.

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Further unit of study information


Frequent, regular contact with the student's research supervisor.


(a) Satisfactory progress reports; (b) submission of a 2,500 word report for formal examination; (c) satisfactory oral presentation on the work.

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules


MDMP5221 and MDMP5222 and MDMP5223 and MDMP5224 and MDMP5225

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

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.

Cross-institutional study

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.