The Basic Infectious Diseases syllabus covers the requirements of trainee physician practice. The unit is focussed on diagnosis and investigation of common infections and the essentials of management of these conditions. The learning materials are linked to a library of clinical cases representing common and important infections.
online lectures, webinars, discussion boards and podcasts
online exam (50%); 1 x 1000 word case study (25%); online quizzes (10%); participation in the generation and peer review of assessment items (10%); particpation in online discussion forums (5%)
Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine 19th edition, Mcgraw-Hill 2015; Oxford Textbook of Medicine, 5th edition Oxford Medicine Online 2016
This unit of study is available only to registered medical graduates with experience working in an Australian or New Zealand clinical setting.