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  • 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...

  • Cancer across the LifespanMEDI90096

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Description 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 differen...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Infant and Parent RelationshipPSYT90027

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject will focus on the theoretical foundations of all aspects of infant development and the development of infant-parent relationships.   Students should note that attending and undertaking activities in this subject will not be possible without at current Working with Children Check.

  • 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...

  • Drug Discovery and DevelopmentMEDI90097

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    In this subject, students will gain a detailed understanding of all aspect of the drug development pipeline, beginning from the basic science research that triggers investigation of a new therapeutic strategy, through pre-clinical and clinical testing and final introduction to the general market....

  • Special Needs Dentistry 3DENT90107

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Special Needs Dentistry 3 is the final subject that follows from the two years of specialist training that focuses on advanced aspects of special needs dentistry and how they pertain to complex patient centred care. Students will manage treatment of patients with complex care needs whilst conside...

  • Designing Analytics InvestigationsPOPH90295

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject provides a platform for students to apply their knowledge to designing studies with the aim of investigating topical problems in health and public health. Published guidelines for the reporting of studies will be used to assist with the design and appraisal of studies. Topics covered...