Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 1, Hawthorn - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, Hawthorn - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Twenty-four hours of lectures/seminars/workshops |
Total Time Commitment: Students should expect to undertake a minimum of 120 hours lectures, research, reading, writing etc (including face to face contact) to complete this subject successfully.
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||nil|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||nil|
|Core Participation Requirements:||For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. |
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Melbourne Consulting and Custom Programs
Level 3, 442 Auburn Rd
Hawthorn VIC 3122
Phone: 9810 3300
Topics covered include:
Students who successfully complete this subject will be able to: |
Understand the basic principles of immunisation
Understand the methods employed in the conduct of immunisation clinical trials
Understand ethical issues specific to immunisation clinical trials
Understand how endpoints of immunisation clinical trials are determined, including surrogate markers
Define surrogate markers, and identify their limitations
Understand the immunological, microbiological and laboratory assessment of immunisation clinical trials
Understand principles of safety monitoring and post-licensure surveillance systems
Understand vaccine study design
Design a research proposal in immunisation
Two assignments, each of 2000 words, and each worth 50 per cent
|Recommended Texts:||Students will be provided with articles and references that support the teaching program as part of their course materials|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Students who successfully complete this subject will be able to:
|Links to further information:||http://www.mccp.unimelb.edu.au/courses/award-courses/graduate-diploma/clinical-research|
Graduate Diploma in Clinical Research |
Master of Clinical Research
Specialist Cert.Clinical Research (Immunisation & Infectious Diseases)
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