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  • Comprehensive Dental PracticeDENT90124

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject comprises clinical learning (general dentistry) in the Melbourne Dental Clinic (MDC), the Royal Dental Hospital of Melbourne, urban community health centres, specialist practice/hospital clinics and rural community health clinics. Students will engage in tasks that will demonstrate a...

  • Community Mental HealthNURS90013

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject provides theoretical foundations for best practice in community-based mental health nursing. The focus of the subject is on role and function of the psychiatric nurse in the delivery of recovery focused care and treatment in a range of community settings. The subject emphasises the d...

  • Health Communication Skills 2PAED90016

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject will not be offered until 2018.   Exploration of the impact of grief, ethics and decision making with specific reference to prenatal genetic counselling. Issues of disability in the community with reference to one model of practice will be explored. The ompace of ethics, grief, los...

  • Infant Observation and Assessment SkillsPSYT90081

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject will introduce students to the skills of observation of infant and toddler behaviour and communication and family interactions. The method of infant observation as developed by Esther Bick, and the application of the Bick Method of infant observation in mental health and psychotherap...

  • Teaching Professionalism in SurgeryMEDS90013

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Professional skills are an essential component of surgical practice. Examples of professional skills include situational awareness, decision-making, communication and teamwork skills. These have have received relatively little attention in medical and surgical curricula compared with other surgic...

  • Oral Health Practice 4ORAL90001

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    The subject Oral Health Practice 4 encompasses all clinical based learning for the Grad Cert Adult Therapy Scope course at the Melbourne Dental School. It will be conducted as a clinically based component. This subject is taught in close conjunction with subjects Oral Health Sciences 4 & Oral...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Foundations in Cancer & Palliative Care2NURS90028

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject is designed to build on the knowledge and skills learnt in Foundations in Cancer & Pall. Care 1 to consolidate and extend the integration of theoretical and practical aspects of specialty nursing for the beginning specialty Cancer & Palliative Care nurse. It expands the stud...

  • Pharmacology and Therapeutics 1PHRM90001

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject addresses the fundamental pharmacological principles of medication management, which enables students to develop and utilise skills for specialty practice. Students will learn foundational knowledge of pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, and therapeutics, in order to understand the a...

  • Advanced Skills in Community PsychiatryPSYT90062

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    The practice of psychiatry in the western world has changed in the last few decades from being based in institutions to within the community. Modern primary care and community mental health settings present different opportunities and challenges for the medical practitioner compared with hospital...

  • Clinical Infant Case StudiesPSYT90080

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject will introduce students to the scope of infant mental health practice in different health and welfare settings. The format will be case based teaching with each student each student taking turns to present a case of an infant and their family from their clinical practice setting. The...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Oral Pathology and Adult Oral FunctionORAL90002

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject has the following components: Comprehensive oral health examination and treatment planning for adults, management of the older adult, periodontology, prosthodontics and cariology. It will be conducted as didactic component and using virtual clinical case based teaching. This subject...

  • 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...

  • 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...