Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2013:January, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Students undertaking MEDS40006 Advanced Medical Science 2 are expected to be full-time students |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
Important - this stream is only available to students from Universitas Indonesia whom have successfully completed Semesters 1 - 5 of the Medical Degree.
Successful completion of MEDS30004 Advanced Medical Science 1
Study Period Commencement:
Not offered in 2013
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request 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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The primary aim of the Bachelor of Medical Science is to provide an experiential introduction to the process of biomedical research. The AMS program allows students to:
The primary objective of this subject is for students to obtain experience in conducting biomedical research. In detail the objectives are to:
As specified for individual units in the Advanced Medical Science web site at http://www.medicine.unimelb.edu.au/ams. Successful completion of the research report is a hurdle requirement. Penalties apply for late submission of the research report. An initial penalty of 5% applies to any submission after the due date, and a further 1% for every additional day beyond three days late, unless an extension has been granted prior to the submission date.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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- Develop skills in research and critical appraisal of the literature;
- Develop skills in using and evaluating evidence;
- Increase the understanding and use of statistical techniques;
- Perception of the benefits and value of research;
- Encourage an understanding of diversity in medicine;
- Encourage independence in defining areas for study;
- Enhance oral and written communication skills;
- Encourage learning in medically relevant areas.
Bachelor of Medical Science |
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