Course

Graduate Certificate in Allergic Diseases

Approved Abbreviation: GradCertAllergicDis


Western Sydney University Course Code: 4689.2

Course Status: CONTINUING
This version of the course is available only to continuing or completing 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.

Study Mode
One to Two years part-time.

Course Advice

NameEmail
Connie Katelarisc.katelaris@westernsydney.edu.au

Location

CampusAttendanceModeCourse Advice
Campbelltown CampusPart TimeExternalConnie Katelaris

Admission

Applicants for this course must be qualified and registered medical practitioners (doctors).

Applicants seeking admission on the basis of work experience must support their application with a Statement of Service for all work experience listed on the application.

Statement of Service

Applications from Australian and New Zealand citizens and holders of permanent resident visas must be made via the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC). Use the links below to apply via UAC or Western Sydney University. Applications made directly to Western Sydney do not have an application fee.

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.

http://www.uac.edu.au/

https://westernsydney.uac.edu.au/ws/

Special Requirements Prerequisites
Students must be registered medical practitioners, in clinical practice, and be able to access a regional specialist Immunology/Allergy clinic.

Course Structure

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)

Year 1

401063.1Allergic Sciences

Year 2

401064.2Clinical Allergy


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