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  • Otolaryngology Research Project Part 2OTOL40003

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Please refer to Part 1 - OTOL40001 for details.

  • Injury Pathophysiology & ManagementSMED90002

    Offered:Term 3Year:2019

    All students complete a foundation sports medicine theory & practice module Clinical Athlete Management,  underpinned by the human tissue response to exercise and injury. Theory and practice of acute injury management and rehabilitation for sport are explored, including medical interventions,...

  • Utilising Knowledge in Aboriginal HealthRURA90008

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    Our knowledge of health comes from many different experiences, information sources and through different mediums. Our culture informs how we understand health and our expectations of health and health care. Western scientific knowledge also contributes to how we understand health. Furthermore, ou...

  • Health Projects in Aboriginal SettingsRURA90009

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject requires students to undertake a project within an Aboriginal community on a topic selected by the student in consultation with the community. The subject critically examines key principles and processes involved in conducting community projects, and considers the philosophical and t...

  • Principles of Counselling 1WELF90004

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    In this subject psychoanalytic theory, systems theory, family theory and cognitive behavioural theory will be considered in relation to counselling practice. Counselling skills will be developed through structured role-plays to experience what it is like for the client in a variety of contexts an...

  • Techniques for Investigation of DiseasePATH30002

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019Quotas apply

      Techniques for Investigation of Disease aims to develop a sound practical and theoretical understanding of the scientific investigation of disease by the examination of key experimental techniques in the context of particular diseases. Students will undertake macroscopic and microscopic examin...

  • Genetic Counselling Practice 1WELF90009

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject is a co-requisite for the year-long clinical practice subject (PAED 90020), and provides a forum for discussion and reflection of issues arising in the clinical placements, to allow development of the skills learned on clinical placement. Knowledge attained in year 1 will be reviewed...

  • Preventive Health CareGENP60002

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject will explore the theory and practice of health promotion and illness prevention in primary care. It will discuss the social model of health that recognises that a range of social, cultural and economic factors influence people’s health and well-being. It will focus on weight, diet, a...

  • Fitness to Practice 2WELF90007

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject is designed specifically for Master of Genetic Counselling students, to provide an introduction to the practice of genetic health care, and the role of a genetic counsellor in the delivery of genetic services. Students will demonstrate the application of core HGSA skills and competen...

  • Biomechanics & Sports Injury PreventionSMED90001

    Offered:Term 1, Term 3Year:2019

    All students complete a foundation sports medicine theory & practice module Biomechanics and Sports Injury Prevention. Professional guidelines & regulations for safe participation in sports and exercise in various contexts are sourced and explored. Biomechanics and pathomechanics are anal...

  • Cardiovascular Health: Genes & HormonesPHYS30001

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject focuses on the physiology of cardiovascular health with an emphasis on cardiac, vascular, renal and endocrine homeostasis. Students should develop an understanding of how genes and environment interact in early development and at maturity to shape cardiovascular health in populations...

  • Otolaryngology Research Project Part 1OTOL40001

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    In this subject, students undertake an independent research project in a hearing-related field of science or biomedicine under the close supervision of an academic mentor(s). The project is directed at developing the student's ability to design and undertake a substantial body of work, to critica...

  • Principles of Counselling 2WELF90005

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject is primarily an experiential subject with a focus on the acquisition of skills. Issues of grief, breaking bad news and principles of interviewing with reference to individuals, families and couples will be studied. The impact of cultural, religious and family beliefs on a counselling...

  • Fitness to Practice 1WELF90006

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject is designed specifically for Master of Genetic Counselling students, to provide an introduction to the core competencies and skills required for HGSA certification in genetic counselling. Students will identify and be able to apply the core competencies to a range of clinical case sc...

  • Primary Care Research Project Part 1GENP40000

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    The student will conduct an original research project under the supervision of an academic staff member in the Department of General Practice from February to November. The student will be introduced to current literature and to the research techniques used in the specialised area in which their ...

  • Introduction to Primary Care ResearchGENP40002

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject uses a structured approach to introduce students to the processes and skills which are essential to the conduct of human research in the primary care setting. In a series of 10 x 2 hour workshops and weekly 1 hour tutorials, the following topics will be covered: • Why primary care r...

  • Research Dissertation: Minor ThesisPAED90023

    Offered:Year LongYear:2019

    An original research project will be conducted and a thesis of 15,000 words completed under academic supervision. Preparation for this subject begins in Year 1 when students undertake PAED 90027 – Healthcare research: principles and designs. As part of that subject students will be encouraged to ...

  • Sports PharmacotherapeuticsPHRM90022

    Offered:Term 3Year:2019

    This subject will build on student’s knowledge of the use of medicines commonly used in sports medicine in the context of recovery from injury and illness and optimising athlete health and performance. Content will include information on the therapeutic actions of medicines, their time course to ...

  • Biomedicine: Molecule to MaladyBIOM30002

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject provides students with an insight into how medical problems are approached in the 21st century. Students spend 5-6 hours addressing each of six “maladies”, selected to demonstrate the holistic nature of medical practice and the integration of biomedical research into the development ...

  • Cancer Care in Young PeoplePAED90026

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Increasingly successful treatments and improved survival rates for adolescents and young adults with cancer has lead to the need for better management of the many complex issues arising out the experience of cancer for this group. A better appreciation and understanding of the psycho-social dimen...