Paediatric Medicine

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

Master students

Master students must complete 12 credit points of compulsory units of study

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 18 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

This unit of study is not available in 2015

6   

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

This unit of study is not available in 2015

6   

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

This unit of study is not available in 2015

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

This unit of study is not available in 2015

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 an additional 6 credit points from the stream specific units of study, plus 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
BMRI5006
Cognitive Behaviour Therapy
6      Semester 2
CEPI5200
Quality and Safety in Health Care
6      Semester 1
PAIN5001
Introduction to Pain Management
6      Semester 1b
Semester 2a
PAIN5002
Pain Mechanisms and Contributors
6      Semester 1b
Semester 2b
PAIN5003
Pain Treatment and Management Principles
6      Semester 1b
Semester 2a
PAIN5018
Pain in Children
6      Semester 2
PMED5051
Leadership in Medicine
6      Semester 2
PUBH5018
Introductory Biostatistics
6      Semester 1

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.