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  • Prosthodontics 3DENT90104

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Prosthodontics 3 is the final subject that follows the previous two years of learning to advance the student’s knowledge in the areas of diagnosis, treatment planning, rehabilitation and maintenance of the oral function, comfort, appearance and health of patients with clinical conditions associat...

  • Minor ThesisSURG90031

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    The aim of this subject is for students to conduct a research project that reflects a surgical theme. The proposal for the minor thesis will have been developed in the previous semester and will need approval from the Course Director. The subject commences with the student making an oral presenta...

  • The Future of Health in a Data StormBINF20001

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    New advanced technologies are transforming and disrupting traditional healthcare and biomedical research, driven by data of unprecedented volume, variety and velocity. The discipline of Health and Biomedical informatics provides insights, tools and methods to shape this increasingly complex scena...

  • Intro. to Mathematical Psychology 3PSYC30011

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject introduces mathematical modelling of psychological phenomena. It reviews the role of quantification in the development of psychology and provides a broad overview of contemporary mathematical approaches to the representation of psychological phenomena. In addition, the modelling of a...

  • Cancer Prevention and ControlMEDI90095

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    The Cancer Prevention subject aims to outline the concepts, methods and applications underpinning cancer prevention at a population level. It will explore the concepts of primary, secondary (screening and early intervention) and tertiary prevention strategies to improve cancer outcomes. Case base...

  • Youth Health in Primary CareGENP90015

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject will provide a theoretical framework for understanding young people’s development and their health needs, health risk screening and assessment and brief intervention strategies for mild health risk behaviour. The linkage role of the practice nurse will also be covered including multi...

  • Orthodontics 3DENT90095

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Following on from Orthodontics 2 this subject focuses on developing to specialist level all aspects of orthodontic treatment and inter-disciplinary management of patients with paediatric dental, periodontic, prosthodontic, endodontic and oral and maxillofacial surgery units at the Royal Melbourne...

  • First 1000 Days in Indigenous ContextsPOPH90290

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This is an elective subject in the Master of Public Health program that contributes to the Indigenous health stream and is a foundation subject for those interested in working with Indigenous peoples across the life course.  In this subject, students will be introduced to local and global concept...

  • Infant Observation 2PSYT90029

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Students will continue the infant observation (Bick Method) commenced in Semester 1, where a baby is observed in his or her own home for one hour per week making detailed process notes and analysis to be presented in turn at the seminar. Details of observations are to be recorded in a log book an...

  • Bayesian Statistical MethodsPOPH90139

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Topics include: simple one-parameter models with conjugate prior distributions; standard models containing two or more parameters, including specifics for the normal location-scale model; the role of non-informative prior distributions; the relationship between Bayesian methods and standard ‘clas...

  • Applied concepts in Acute&Critical CareNURS90007

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject extends nursing knowledge to develop skills beyond those necessary for functioning as a beginning level practitioner in Acute and Critical Care specialty practice settings. Foundational concepts are applied to generate understanding of the pathophysiological, epidemiological, and psy...

  • Cancer across the LifespanMEDI90096

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Cancer throughout the lifespan will describe the specific factors associated with the care and treatment of children, adolescents, young, middle aged and older adults and geriatrics with cancer; from the time of diagnosis to the time of death. To address the complex needs of different age group c...

  • Research Thesis Capstone - Part 2MEDI90099

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Building upon the previous subject (Research Thesis Capstone – Part 1), this subject provides opportunities to extend, deepen and apply knowledge, skills and attributes, in the context of a research project. This subject enables students to engage in the implementation, analysis and communicatio...

  • Cancer DiagnosticsMEDI90093

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    There is now a vast array of diagnostic tools and techniques available to clinicians to aid in cancer diagnosis. In this subject, students will learn the indications, mechanisms and utility of each of these diagnostic tools. Students will also learn about the best practice diagnostic pathways tha...

  • Abdominal and Peri-Arrest UltrasoundMEDI90100

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    In the subject, the student will learn about ultrasound assessment of the abdomen and learn to integrate abdominal, lung and cardiac ultrasound in the peri-arrest scenario. 

  • Infancy: Family and Social ContextPSYT90030

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    The subject will focus on the family and social factors which influence infant development and family relationships, and introduce some of the mental health problems which infants and families may experience.   Students should note that attending and undertaking activities in this subject will ...

  • Principles of PhysiologyPHYS90007

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This unit provides an overview of physiology - the integrative study of normal body function. It has a particular focus on homeostasis and the neural and endocrine control of the cardiovascular, respiratory, renal, muscular, gastrointestinal and reproductive systems. The subject considers both hu...

  • Quantitative Methods for Psychology 2PSYC20001

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject comprises two units. Introduction to Design and Analysis for Psychological Research: covers basic experimental and survey design for psychological research and associated methods for data analysis. The unit is intended to develop students' capabilities in a range of exploratory and ...

  • Advanced Structured PsychotherapiesPSYT90084

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    The advanced subject is aimed at any clinician working within the mental health field who wants to further develop practical skills and application in implementing Evidence Supported Structured Psychotherapies in a range of mental health settings and conditions. It comprises a range of learning a...

  • Simulation in Surgical EducationMEDS90015

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Simulation as an educational method is of growing importance in surgical education. Several drivers contribute to this growth including the patient safety movement, safe working hours and technology developments of simulators. In the United Kingdom, the Chief Medical Officer has identified simul...