Medical Genetics (RHHG5028)


This unit follows on from 'Introductory Medical Genetics' but deals with clinical genetics and diagnosis, clinical cytogenetics and clinical molecular genetics in more depth. Strategies for genetic health education and promotion, including evaluation, are introduced. The organisation and management of genetic health services is examined from a state, national and international perspective.

Further unit of study information


7x2hr lectures


multiple examination questions; essay assignments (100%)

Faculty/department permission required?


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.