Postgraduate Admission Pathway - Master of Medicine (Rural Generalism) - 1.5 year pathway

Western Sydney University Postgraduate Admission Pathway Code: A4045.1

This version of the specialisation is available to new and continuing students.

Available to students in other Western Sydney University Courses : NO


Campus Mode Specialisation Advice
Campbelltown Campus Internal Sandra Mendel

Postgraduate Admission Pathway Structure

Master of Medicine (Rural Generalism) - One and a half year pathway.

Applicants must have successfully completed an undergraduate degree in medicine and have AHPRA general registration as a medical practitioner.

Qualification for this award requires the successful completion of 120 credit points as per the recommended sequence below.

Recommended Sequence

Year 1

1H session

401270 Rural and Remote Medicine: The Generalist Approach
401173 Introduction to Clinical Epidemiology
401273 Diversity in Generalist Practice
401077 Introduction to Biostatistics

2H session

401271 Critical Care: Skills and Practice
401272 Chronic Disease Management in Rural Practice
401080 Research Protocol Design and Practice

One alternate unit

Year 2

1H session

401274 Telehealth and Rural Communities
401275 Research Project in Rural Generalist Medicine

One alternate unit

Alternate Units

Students will need to choose two alternate units over three sessions.

400974 Clinical Teaching for Learning
401139 Clinical Supervision in Health Care
401174 Epidemiology of Non-Communicable Diseases
400418 Health Advancement and Health Promotion
400777 Leadership for Quality and Safety in Health Care

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