Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2015.
|Year and Campus:||2015 - Parkville|
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Duration & Credit Points:||100 credit points taken over 12 months full time. This course is available as full or part time.|
Associate Prof Chris Briggs – Course Co-ordinator, Department of Anatomy & Neuroscience
School of Melbourne Custom Programs
Level 3, 442 Auburn Rd
Hawthorn VIC 3122
Program Coordinator - Gemma Hughes
Phone - +61 3 9810 3253
The Graduate Diploma in Surgical Anatomy is a joint qualification of the University of Melbourne's Department of Anatomy and Neuroscience and the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS).
This course is specifically designed to assist participants intending to take the SET Surgical Sciences Examination of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. It also provides an opportunity to perform a comprehensive and supervised dissection (and surgical procedures) on a cadaver.
The course is quality assured by the University of Melbourne and conducted by expert academic staff from the Department of Anatomy and Neuroscience at the University of Melbourne.
The objectives of the course are twofold:
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To satisfy the requirements of the Graduate Diploma in Surgical Anatomy, students must complete 1 subject worth 100 credit points.
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Study Period Commencement:
1. In order to be considered for entry, applicants must have completed:
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The Graduate Diploma in Surgical Anatomy welcomes applications from students with disabilities. It is University and degree policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student’s participation in the degree.
For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Commonwealth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this course are articulated in the Course Overview, Objectives and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this course are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and the Disability Liaison Unit: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
The Melbourne Experience enables our graduates to become:
Knowledgeable across disciplines:
Leaders in communities:
Attuned to cultural diversity:
Active global citizens:
|Professional Accreditation:|| |
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS)
|Links to further information:||http://www.commercial.unimelb.edu.au/surgicalanatomy/|
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