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Advanced Laparoscopic Abdominal Anatomy - SURG5020

Year - 2018

The course will deliver focused sessions on applied laparoscopic anatomy, pertinent to specific procedures in colorectal, upper gastrointestinal, general and urological surgery. Video, other visual and others material will be used to aid teaching of the abdominal, pelvic and retroperitoneal laparoscopic anatomy involved in these procedures. Printed material and worksheets will be read and completed prior to each session. Sessions will comprise eight 2-hour sessions.

8 x 2hr tutorials

presentation of quiz answer and attendance at each tutorial (40%), assignment (60%)

Reading materials will be posted online prior to the sessions.

Additional information
Note: Students must contact Unit of Study coordinator as early as possible to receive pre-reading material


Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Surgery
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) evening
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Associate Professor Vincent Lam
HECS Band: 3
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