Undergraduate unit of study descriptions
Students can refer to the Sydney Medical School website (sydney.edu.au/medicine) for the latest information regarding unit of study descriptions, assessment or other requirements.
Please note: These units of study are ONLY available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (first three years).
SMTP – Medicine
This unit of study does not have Data Audit Committee approval
Each year there are a limited number of Rural location placements available to Combined Medical Degree students to satisfy the Observational Elective Placement requirement of the program. All students are required to complete the following checks before their placement: Working with Children check (valid for 3 years from date of issue) Criminal record check (valid for 3 years from date of issue) Have all current NSW Health required vaccinations.
Each student is to submit a 'Pre-placement Report' (~500 words) before their placement. After completion of the placement, each student is required to submit a personal reflection of his or her experience using the 'Pre-placement Report' as a starting point. The 'Post-placement Reflective report' should be approximately ~1000 to 1,500 words.