Paediatric Medicine

Errata
Item Change Section Date
1.

CEPI5300 Research Grants: theory and practice The rule shoud include the Prohibtion: CEPI5505 Clinical Epidemiology Project 1

General elective units 13/1/2015
2.

MBHT5001 Diabetes Management The Assesment work load is: 3 clinical case study work tasks x 500 words (10%, 10%, 10%) 1 x 2,000 word assignment (30%) online SBA/EMQ exam (25%) participation in online discussion of case work tasks /webinars (15%)

General elective units 14/1/2015

Table of units of study: Paediatric Medicine

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Compulsory units

Graduate Diploma students

Graduate Diploma students must complete 6 credit points of compulsory units of study
CEPI5100
Introduction to Clinical Epidemiology
6    N PUBH5010
Semester 1
Semester 2

Master students

Master students must complete 12 credit points of compulsory units of study
CEPI5100
Introduction to Clinical Epidemiology
6    N PUBH5010
Semester 1
Semester 2
PAED5005
Evidence and Ethics in Paediatric Medicine
6    P CEPI5100 and 18 credit points of stream specific units of study
N BETH5208, CRIT5008


Staff from the Centre for Values, Ethics and the Law in Medicine will be involved in the ethics components of this Unit of Study
Semester 2

Stream Specific units

Graduate Certificate students must complete 24 credit points of stream specific units of study.
Graduate Diploma students must complete 24 credit points of stream specific units of study.
Master students must complete 24 credit points of stream specific units of study.
Group A - units of study are offered in odd years
PAED5001
Paediatric Immunisation
6   

This unit of study is only offered in odd numbered years
Semester 2
PAED5004
Independent Studies
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
A candidate must have obtained approval from the Course Coordinator to enrol in this unit of study.
Semester 1
Semester 2
PMED5100
Paediatric Infectious Diseases
6   

This unit of study is only offered in odd numbered years
Semester 1
PMED5102
Paediatric Nutrition and Obesity
6   

This unit of study is only offered in odd numbered years
Semester 2
PMED5102
Paediatric Nutrition and Obesity
6   

This unit of study is only offered in odd numbered years
Semester 2
Group B - units of study are offered in even years
PAED5000
Neonatal Medicine
6   

This unit of study is only offered in even numbered years
Semester 1
PAED5002
Adolescent Medicine
6   

This unit of study is only offered in even numbered years
Semester 2
PAED5003
General and Developmental Paediatrics
6   

The unit of study is on offer in even numbered years
Semester 1
PAED5004
Independent Studies
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
A candidate must have obtained approval from the Course Coordinator to enrol in this unit of study.
Semester 1
Semester 2
PMED5101
Paediatric Asthma and Allergy
6   

This unit of study is only offered in even numbered years
Semester 2

General elective units

Graduate Diploma students complete 6 credit points of stream specific or general elective units of study.
Master students complete 12 credit points of units of study selected from the stream specific or general elective units of study.
BETH5104
Bioethics, Law and Society
6   

A three-year undergraduate degree in science, medicine, nursing, allied health sciences, philosophy/ethics, sociology/anthropology, law, history, or other relevant field, or by special permission
Semester 1
BETH5204
Clinical Ethics
6      Semester 1
BETH5209
Medicines Policy, Economics and Ethics
6    A A degree in science, medicine, pharmacy, nursing, allied health, philosophy/ethics, sociology/anthropology, history, law, communications, public policy, business, economics, commerce, organisation studies, or other relevant field, or by special permission.
Semester 1
BMRI5003
Clinical Psychiatry I
6    P BMRI5002
Semester 1
BMRI5006
Cognitive Behaviour Therapy
6      Semester 2
BMRI5052
Child and Youth Mental Health
6    A BMRI5003, BMRI5050
P BMRI5003, BMRI5050, BMRI5002
N BMRI5011; BMRI5010


Students are encouraged to undertake this unit by applying for special permission. Clinical experience in the field is required.
Semester 1
BMRI5053
Bodies, Brains and Minds in Connection
6    P Additional Information: Knowledge and skills at the level of completion of Stage 1 Psychiatry training


Relevant clinical experience and current clinical placement necessary
Semester 2
CEPI5200
Quality and Safety in Health Care
6    A clinical experience strongly recommended
Semester 1
CEPI5300
Research Grants: theory and practice
6    C Corequisites: (PUBH5010 OR CEPI5100) AND (PUBH5018)
Semester 1
MEDF5002
Best Practice in Healthcare Education
6   

Workforce Education and Development Group
Semester 2
PAIN5001
Introduction to Pain Management
6      Semester 1a
Semester 2a
PAIN5002
Pain Mechanisms and Contributors
6      Semester 1b
Semester 2b
PAIN5003
Pain Treatment and Management Principles
6      Semester 1a
Semester 2a
PAIN5018
Pain in Children
6      Semester 2
PMED5051
Leadership in Medicine
6      Semester 2
PUBH5018
Introductory Biostatistics
6      Semester 1
SEXH5414
Public Health: HIV, STIs and Sexual Health
6    N SEXH5008, SEXH5101, SEXH5102
Semester 2

Project units of study

Students accepted into the Master (Advanced) program must complete 12 credit points of project units of study. Students must re-enrol every semester, with the associated financial cost, until they submit their project report or dissertation.
MEDF5301
Project (Advanced Masters)
12   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Approval to enrol is conditional upon the submission of a brief project outline and identification of an appropriate project supervisor, as negotiated with the discipline coordinator.
Semester 1
Semester 2
MEDF5302
Project (Advanced Masters) (Part A)
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Approval to enrol is conditional upon the submission of a brief project outline and identification of an appropriate project supervisor, as negotiated with the discipline coordinator.
Semester 1
MEDF5303
Project (Advanced Masters) (Part B)
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Approval to enrol is conditional upon the submission of a brief project outline and identification of an appropriate project supervisor, as negotiated with the discipline coordinator.
Semester 2
** Note that MEDF5302 is not on offer in 2015