Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Please refer to www.mccp.unimelb.edu.au for delivery details
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 48 hours of lectures/seminars/workshops |
Total Time Commitment: In addition to face-to-face teaching time of 48 hours, students should expect to undertake a minimum of 160 hours research, reading, writing and general study 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 breadth of opportunity for clinical research in oncology
Be familiar with all types of research design conducted within oncology clinical research
Understand the various outcomes assessed by oncology clinical trials, including how and why these might differ from other disciplines
Be familiar with surrogate endpoints, derived from laboratory and functional imaging studies
Be familiar with ethical and legal considerations relevant to clinical research in oncology
Understand all aspects of the concept outline / protocol development
Understand the process and requirements for successful conduct of clinical research in oncology
Critically appraise research presentations and publications in oncology research
Three 2,000 word assignments worth 20% each. One two hour examination worth 40%.
|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|
|Generic Skills:|| |
Please refer to MCCP website.
|Links to further information:||http://www.mccp.unimelb.edu.au/subjects/clinical-research-in-oncology|
Graduate Diploma in Clinical Research |
Specialist Certificate in Clinical Research (Oncology)
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