The Cardiology syllabus is designed to meet the needs of medical practitioners who are either trainee physicians or have a special interest in the practice of cardiology. The content is focussed on diagnosis and investigation of common cardiologic conditions and the essentials of management of these conditions. The module learning materials are linked to a library of clinical cases representing common and important cardiologic conditions.
online lectures and discussion boards
on-line exam (30%); 1x 2000 word literature review (30%); online quizzes (10%); participation in the generation and peer review of assessment items (10%); case discussions (20%)
Braunwald's Heart Disease: A Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine, Eleventh Edition
This unit of study is available only to registered medical graduates with experience working in an Australian or New Zealand clinical setting.
Theoretical and practical knowledge of cardiology at least at the level of a registered medical practitioner