MD6130 - Advanced Clinical Medicine (Honours) Part 3 of 3
|Student Contribution Band:
||MD6110 MD6120 MD6130
||School of Medicine & Dentistry (pre 2015)
Available only to MBBS Hons students
This subject is part of a two-year Honours course that includes the normal requirements
of the parallel pass degree subjects MD6010, MD6020 and MD6030. It will therefore
build on the content of MD5010, MD5020 and MD5030 to achieve a high level of integration
between the basic medical sciences and the knowledge, skills and attitudes required
for clinical health care, through five eight-week rotations in various clinical health
care settings. Students enrolled in the honours course will undertake a research-based
task in their elective rotation (one of the five) that builds upon the preparatory
work for their project in MD5110, MD5120 and MD5130.
- ability to take a focused history from and conduct a focused examination on patients
with a range of health problems;
- to determine and interpret an appropriate range of clinical investigations relevant
to each patient problem and generate a management plan in response to each patient
- to generate a list of health care problems that patients may have;
- to undertake an internship in any Australian hospital;
- demonstrate high level mastery of integration of basic and clinical medical sciences
and a capacity to analyse the literature and apply it in a clinical context.
||MD6110 and MD6120 ALLOW CONCURRENT WITH MD6110 and MD6120
|MD7101 MD7102 MD7103 MD7104 MD7105 MD7106
As this subject is part of a subject chain, a final
standard grade (e.g. P, C) will only be recorded
for each subject after successful completion of all
parts of the subject chain.
Study Period 2
|Census Date 28-Aug-2014
|Non-standard start/end 28-Jul-2014 to 30-Nov-2014
||Professor John McBride, <Person not found>
||Dr Teresa O'Connor, Professor John McBride, Assoc. Professor Sophie Couzos, Professor Tarun Sen Gupta, Professor Sarah Larkins, Assoc. Professor Peta-Ann Teague, Professor Richard Murray, Professor Usman Malabu, <Person not found>, <Person not found>.
- 20 hours lectures - Introductory sessions for each clinical rotation studied
- 20 hours tutorials - Clinical tutorials for each clinical rotation studied
- 300 hours clinical placement
- 48 hours professional experience
||comprises rotation specific assessment includes both invigilated and non-invigilated
items (50%); professional development record - includes invigilated and non-invigilated items (50%).
|Special Assessment Requirements:
||Satisfactory attendance at community and clinical placements is a pre-requisite. Must
achieve a pass score in all assessments in order to progress. The Honours component
of this course contains a requirement for both an Exit Seminar and Thesis. These honours
components (along with the Entry Seminar & Literature review completed in Year 5)
contribute to the class of Honours awarded at the end of MD6130. The Exit seminar
contributes 10% and the Thesis 70% towards this Honours class calculations.
Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process,
and in case
of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest