Course level

Postgraduate Coursework

Faculty

Medicine

School

Medicine Faculty

Units

3

Duration

Class contact

40 Contact hours

Incompatible

MEDI7416

Prerequisite

MEDI7212, MEDI7222, MEDI7232 and MEDI7242 or MEDI7242

Restricted

MD Students Only

Assessment methods

Logbooks- Clinical Skills, MCQ Examinations, Clinical Participation Assessment

Course coordinator

Prof Mark Smithers

Work Integrated Learning

Industry Placements

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2019 (Standard) Herston Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2019 (MR1) Herston Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2019 (Standard) Herston Internal Course Profile

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

The primary goal of this Surgery Specialties course is to allow the students to gain exposure to patients with common and serious Orthopaedic & Ophthalmologic Surgical problems; to learn how patients with these conditions present clinically, to develop history taking and physical examination skills in these particular patient populations, to learn the role of investigations for these patients and to develop an understanding of the treatment principles, both operative and non-operative, for patients with these conditions.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2018 (MR1) Herston Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2018 (MR2) Herston Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2018 (MR3) Herston Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2018 (MR4) Herston Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2018 (MR5) Herston Internal Course Profile