Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2013: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: Intensive 4 day block |
Total Time Commitment:
A minimum of 120 hours, including contact time, on-line modules, pre-reading and assignments.
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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.
School of Melbourne Custom Programs
Level 3, 442 Auburn Rd
Hawthorn VIC 3122
Phone: 03 9810 3245
Clinical Research is a dynamic field of biomedical research activity tackling practical issues in the management and treatment of patients. This subject provides an overview that will equip a researcher with a broad appreciation of the many aspects of clinical research, from the ethical issues to the essentials of integrity and quality. It provides a thorough basic foundation in clinical research and the conceptual framework for more advanced study by filling out the terminology and underlying techniques used in clinical research settings.
This subject is offered in partnership with The Nucleus Network and the Association of Clinical Research Professionals.
Students who successfully complete this subject will be able to:
There are three components to the assessment:
Alternately, students actively working in Clinical Research and who wish to obtain Association of Clinical Research Professional (ACRP) certification for Clinical Trial Investigator (CTI) or Clinical Research Associate (CRA) or Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) may elect to undergo the following assessment:
The required text from the Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) is provided to each student in addition to course lecture materials
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Students will be provided with articles and references that support the teaching program as part of their course materials
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Links to further information:||http://www.mccp.unimelb.edu.au/subjects/good-clinical-practice|
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