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Graduate Certificate in Allergic Diseases
Approved Abbreviation: GradCertAllergicDis
Western Sydney University Course Code: 4689.2
Course Status: CURRENT
This version of the course is available to new and continuing students.
This course is designed for medical practitioners, particularly general practitioners and general paediatricians, who want to improve their care of patients with allergic diseases. Students must be registered medical practitioners. It combines an introduction to the scientific basis of allergic diseases and clinical aspects of allergy. Students will complete an online scientific program and attend a regional specialist Immunology Clinic, over a total period of two years.
Please note: New students enrolling in 2017 will be required to undertake both course units (Allergic Sciences and Clinical Allergy) concurrently with a view to completing all course requirements in 12 months. An extension of up to six months will be considered for students requiring extra time to complete their clinical placement.
Units may be revised or replaced to ensure students are provided with up to date curriculum throughout their studies, and this may result in a new course version. Refer to the Check My Course Progress page in MySR for the most up to date information for your course.
One to Two years part-time.
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Applicants for this course must be qualified and registered medical practitioners (doctors).
Applicants who have undertaken studies overseas may have to provide proof of proficiency in English. Local and International applicants who are applying through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) will find details of minimum English proficiency requirements and acceptable proof on the UAC website. Local applicants applying directly to the University should also use the information provided on the UAC website.
Special Requirements Prerequisites
Students must be registered medical practitioners, in clinical practice, and be able to access a regional specialist Immunology/Allergy clinic.
Qualification for this award requires the successful completion of 40 credit points including the units listed in the recommended sequence below.
Note: Students are required to enrol in the units for both 1H and 2H sessions
Note: New students enrolling in 2017 will be required to undertake both course units (Allergic Sciences and Clinical Allergy) concurrently with a view to completing all course requirements in 12 months. An extension of up to six months will be considered for students requiring extra time to complete their clinical placement.
Part-time (Start year intake)