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Advanced Renal Medicine - INTM5107

Year - 2019

The Advanced Renal Medicine syllabus is at a level appropriate for practitioners undertaking specialist training in renal medicine or with an interest in the field. The content is focused on diagnosis and investigation of important but less common renal conditions and advanced management of common and important kidney diseases. The module learning materials are linked to a library of clinical cases representing common and important renal conditions.

Classes
online lectures, webinars, clinical cases, podcasts and discussion boards

Assessment
online exam (40%); 1x 1500 word case study (25%); clinical cases (25%); participation in online discussion forums (10%)

Textbooks
Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine 19th edition, McGraw-Hill 2015; Oxford Textbook of Medicine, 5th edition Oxford Medicine Online 2016.

Additional information
This unit of study is available only to registered medical graduates with experience working in an Australian or New Zealand clinical setting.

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Internal Medicine
Study Mode: Online
Census Date: 31 Mar 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 3.0
EFTSL: 0.063
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: A/Prof Leo Davies
HECS Band:
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